Home » NEWS » Education » Richton-Perry County Airport awarded $105,000 grant

Richton-Perry County Airport awarded $105,000 grant

RICHTON — The Richton-Perry County Airport received a $105,000 Airport Improvement Program grant to clear obstructing growth along the approach to its runway.

The grant is among more than $4.1 million awarded Monday to 16 Mississippi airports by the Federal Aviation Administration.

The grants represented a second round of AIP funding for Mississippi airports.

Last month, the FAA awarded $9.75 million in grants to 22 state airports, including Hattiesburg and Lumberton.

About Megan Wright

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>