August 22, 2008
After exhausting options to keep Rialto Municipal/Miro Field open, the FAA is considering the phased release of part of the airport’s land, paving the way for its closure. The FAA was forced to release the land after Congress passed an amendment to the Federal Highway Administration bill known as the “Safe, Accountable, Flexible, and Efficient Transportation Equity Act” that demanded the airport’s closure. Read more on AOPA Online.
A federal agency chartered to secure national borders has been working inland, targeting general aviation with no clear authority.
The board of Pennsylvania’s Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority will wait 120 days before making a final decision to close Braden Airport, citing community concerns.
Question: Is there a visual aid to help me understand notams that change the configuration of an airport during construction?