Huntingburg, Owensboro airports receive FAA grants

Huntingburg, Owensboro airports receive FAA grants

TRI-STATE (WFIE) - The US Transportation Secretary announced on Tuesday that nearly $800 million in grants will be going to 347 airports in 46 states, including two in the Tri-State.

Huntingburg and Owensboro will be receiving grants through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to help with airport safety and infrastructure.

Huntingburg’s airport is set to receive over $4.4 million to extend and widen its runway.

In Kentucky, Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport will receive just over $863,000 to rehabilitate their runway as well as update their airport master plan.

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