Blue Grass Airport

Blue Grass Airport Executive Director Eric Frankl Receives Federal Aviation Administration Award

Monday, January 31, 2011
By George Hatcher

LEXINGTON, Ky., Jan. 28, 2011 — Eric J. Frankl, A.A.E., Executive Director of Lexington’s Blue Grass Airport, has been selected as the 2010 Air Carrier Airport Manager of the Year by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Southern Region. The award was presented at the annual FAA Southern Region Airports Communications Conference in Atlanta, Georgia... »

Blue Grass Airport Awarded Federal Aviation Administration Airport Safety Mark of Distinction Award

Thursday, January 27, 2011
By George Hatcher

LEXINGTON, Ky., Jan. 26, 2011 — Blue Grass Airport has been presented with the Airport Safety Mark of Distinction Award by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Awarded at the FAA Southern Region 2011 Airport Safety and Certification Conference in Atlanta, Georgia on January 24, the airport received this honor for construction of its new... »

Emergency Landing: U.S. Airways flight 2360

Monday, May 5, 2008
By George Hatcher
Emergency Landing: U.S. Airways flight 2360

What: U.S. Airways flight 2360 Where: Blue Grass Airport When: 9:20 a.m. May 6, 2008 Who: The number of passengers was not disclosed. Why: flaps of the plane weren’t working properly. Download article as PDF »

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