Wichita’s Eisenhower National Airport receives FAA grant

Dwight D. Eisenhower Airport_331898

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita’s Eisenhower National Airport has won an FAA grant in the amount of $6,660,000 to fund part of a major runway replacement project.  

The funding will provide the majority of the cost to replace the center section of Runway 1L-19R in order to provide a longer life for the airport’s longest and most important runway. The total cost of the project is $7,400,000. The remaining $740,000 will be funded with airport revenue.

The runway rehabilitation includes replacement of Runway 1L-19R keel section of pavement.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the KSN News App and stay up-to-date wherever you are. You can even watch KSN News live for free!
Click here to get the app
Get it in the App store
Get it in the Google Play store

3 Day Forecast

KSN Storm Track 3 Weather

Trending Stories