Monty Karns, City Engineer
The Stillwater Regional Airport is completing a parallel taxiway system for the main runway, Runway 17-35.
Anticipated Date (Design): September 2017
Anticipated Date (Construction): December 2017
Anticipated Date (Completion): December 2019
Parallel taxiway systems provide safety benefits by simplifying operations, reducing air traffic control workload and minimizing risk of vehicle-aircraft conflicts. They also increase capacity, consequently reducing delays.
This project will be funded with 90% FAA AIP Grant funds and 10% with local funds.
Year Funded: FY2017
Funding Source: 90% Federal Grant / 5% State Grant / 5% City of Stillwater
Project Budget: Estimated at $4,982,000
Expenditure to date: $3,180,185
December 2017: Construction of Phase 1 or 3 Begins
May 2018: Phase 1 Complete, Phase 2 Begins
Project Construction by Phases