Fri August 31, 2012
Money Available for Airport Expansion on Eastern Shore
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two Eastern Shore airports have been awarded grants for safety and environmental assessments.
Ocean City Municipal Airport received a $54,000 Federal Aviation Administration grant to study moving existing instrument landing system localizers to meet federal safety standards.
Bay Bridge Airport received an FAA grant of $150,000 for an environmental assessment to remove obstructions from the runway.
The grants were announced Friday by Maryland Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin.