The Wings of Mercy CareAffaire held on August 22, 2015 was the most well attended event yet! Over 650 pancake breakfasts were served by our local Lions Club! Young Eagles free flights for kids ages 8-17 totaled 100! Over $31,000 was donated to Wings of Mercy!
Thanks especially to Grace of Wings of Mercy who […]
Wheels Up Goes Pink is the motto Wheels Up (a charter company) is using for Breast Cancer Awareness.
David Darcey, pilot of the pink aircraft, stopped at West Michigan Regional Airport for a scheduled charter flight. We found out that on October 1, 2015, in conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Wheels Up debuted their […]
WEEK 16-17: November 23 – December 5
Begin and complete water main installation
Complete installation of P-209 aggregate base
Begin on cul-de-sac area
Continued steel erection
Continue steel stud walls
Begin steel sheeting
Begin steel decking
MARVIN VISSER, COO, HOLLAND SPECIAL DELIVERY
When one of our customer's shipments absolutely, without fail, has to arrive on time – sending it on an aircraft is the best option. West Michigan Regional Airport is a simple, fast resource we use to make sure we delight our customer.
GARY VANDERVEEN, PILOT, METAL FLOW, AND WINGS OF MERCY PATIENT, EMILY
Our airport allows us to have a national and international impact, propelling our manufacturing business forward to excel in the global economy. We give back to our neighbors through Wings of Mercy flights (over 115,000 miles flown) and giving rides to organizations like Kid's Hope. The smiles on their faces at liftoff are priceless. The satisfaction of a short Wings of Mercy trip is life enhancing.
JANE CLARK, PRESIDENT, WEST COAST CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
West Michigan Regional Airport is an important piece of our economic development puzzle. We represent 1,300 member businesses who are global businesses and they depend on the high quality airport that we have right here in our own community to meet the demands from their customers.
The airport provides them the opportunity to be more efficient and to be more innovative and to really further their reach throughout the world.
RANDY THELEN, FORMER PRESIDENT, LAKESHORE ADVANTAGE
West Michigan Regional Airport is a great asset for the community. At Lakeshore Advantage we work with a number of companies trying to help them grow and locate in the market. We see it utilized as a resource to help company expansions all the time.
Some of our best and brightest companies/fastest growing companies have long used the airport as an asset and see it as a vital opportunity or piece of infrastructure going forward.