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McAllen Airport to Improve Safety

McAllen International Airport

The McAllen International Airport was recently awarded $2.06 million in Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Grant funds. The money will improve safety as well as replace aging infrastructure at the airport. “The McAllen International Airport is the gateway to the world for all traveling to and from our city,” said McAllen Mayor Jim Darling.  “With these funds, the City of McAllen will be able to invest in the necessary improvements…

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McAllen International Airport Plans Improvements

The McAllen International Airport will soon receive terminal building improvements and more. (photo by McAllen International Airport)

$2.9-Million Grant Funds Building Improvements McAllen International Airport is receiving $2.935 million from the Federal Aviation Administration via the Airport Improvement Program. Funds will finance terminal building improvements as well as the installation of airport beacons. Additional improvements include apron reconstruction, and runway and taxiway rehabilitation. “These vital infrastructure improvements will enable all those at MFE, from air traffic controllers to operations staff to pilots and flight attendants, to continue…

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