Private Airport Ownership
Airports: Tiny Iowa airports take off with millions in FAA grants

Airports: Tiny Iowa airports take off with millions in FAA grants

Posted 06.05.2009 | Categories: Private Airport Ownership | No Comments

Dozens of municipal airports in Iowa have received millions of dollars in federal grants for upgrades and repairs, even though most are used primarily by private pilots and businesses, a Des Moines Register analysis has found. Airports across the state have received more than $76.6 million in airport improvement grants since 2007 — about 42 […]

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Airports: Jet Linx and CoGoJets Bring Private Jet Travel Service and Flight Sharing to Dallas Area

Airports: Jet Linx and CoGoJets Bring Private Jet Travel Service and Flight Sharing to Dallas Area

Posted 05.22.2009 | Categories: Private Airport Ownership | No Comments

Jet Linx Aviation, a private jet travel and aircraft management company, and CoGoJets, an online social networking website where members coordinate air travel and book a private jet together on a per-seat, pro rata basis, are partnering with Dallas businessmen to open a Dallas Love Field location in July 2009. Jamie Walker, CEO of Omaha-based […]

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Airports: In Missouri, Investors Seek a Profit in Branson Airport

Airports: In Missouri, Investors Seek a Profit in Branson Airport

Posted 04.20.2009 | Categories: Private Airport Ownership | No Comments

By CHRISTINE NEGRONI Branson, Mo., is remote and has a tiny year-round population. But it also has the kinds of outdoor activities and family-friendly theater productions that attracted eight and a half million visitors last year, earning the city the unofficial nickname “Vegas without the gambling.” The Branson Airport will have ticket booths for downtown […]

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