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Front Page » Breaking News » County study of airports’ growth takes off

County study of airports’ growth takes off


Written by on July 11, 2017

County commissioners last week directed the administration to report on existing services and potential growth opportunities at Miami-Opa Locka Executive and Miami Executive airports.

The resolution, sponsored by Commissioner Sally Heyman, states Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport is larger in land area than La Guardia Airport in New York City and Miami Executive Airport is capable of handling significant air traffic. Both should be “leading engines for job creation in South Florida given their size, ease of access to multiple locations within Miami-Dade, Broward, and Monroe Counties, and their airfield capacity.”…To read the full story click here