Economic Development & Airports

September 24, 2018


In 2017, almost 2,500 passengers have utilized the airport, including government entities, medical professionals, air tours, training, and business professionals. The airport has also played an important part in recent business developments, which has led to significant job creation.   Additionally the public side of the terminal was able to be completely renovated this year.


  • Total Gallons of 100LL Fuel    13,889

  • Total Gallons of Jet A Fuel       22,281

  • Total Aircraft                               884

  • Total Passengers                        2,465

  • Business Flights                         246

  • Local                                              111

  • Customs                                       151

  • Training                                        129

  • Homeland Security                      7

  • USCG + Auxiliary                         16

  • Medical Professionals                8

  • Transient Visitors                      123

  • Air Ambulance                             58





Future improvements include parking lot seal coating, pilot lounge renovations, fuel farm upgrades, HVAC improvements, and a tree removal project in the approach involving the business spur. 


Don’t forget our Airport Open House & Movie in a Hangar on Friday, September 28th starting at 6pm. 




To find out more about what your local Economic Development team is up to please visit and follow us on Facebook @SSMEDC


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