Either Definition Still Means That Grant-Valkaria Is Rabidly
The ever-so-anti-aviation Mayor of a Florida community is doing
a little back-pedaling to TRY to get out of the hot water his
administration is in due to their having undertaken an attempt to
illegally limit the freedoms of flyers on, over or near their
The major recipient of the funding, as you might expect, is the
state's largest airport. The Chicago Tribune reports that Des
Moines International plans to use a significant portion of its
grant money for land acquisition for a runway project that was
started more than 6 years ago.
Pegasus Airpark outside Phoenix, Arizona, is one of those places
where people and airplanes co-exist... mostly. The gated
residential community is built around a runway, but homeowners
there say development has stalled because of restrictions on
helicopter and jet aircraft flights from the field.