Division of Aviation Awards $5.8 Million to Piedmont-Triad International Airport for Improvements Tuesday, March 11, 2014

RALEIGH - As part of the N.C. Department of Transportation’s ongoing commitment to improving aviation in North Carolina, the N.C. Division of Aviation awarded $5.8 million in State Aid to Airports funds to the Piedmont-Triad International Airport for capital improvement projects.

The funding includes a $1.3 million reimbursement for the HondaJet terminal area development, including the Headquarters and Manufacturing buildings; $4 million for site work for economic development associated with the Maintenance/Repair/Overhaul Facility; and $500,000 for construction of airfield improvements.

Piedmont-Triad International Airport is a commercial aviation facility that has an approximate $1.9 billion a year impact on North Carolina and supports more than 7,700 jobs, based on a 2012 statewide economic impact study.


NCDOT News Releases
Search Term
Select a Category
Start Date
End Date