Please join us on Saturday, August 27, 8:00 a.m. – 12 noon for the 2016 Holland Wings of Mercy CareAffaire at West Michigan Regional Airport.
To register for the Wings of Mercy Runway 5K, use the following link:
Family fun include a fly-in, delicious pancake breakfast, Young Eagles Program offering kids ages 8-17 a FREE […]
Congratulations to Eric Sutherland (pictured on the right) who just finished his flight training and check ride with flight instructor Derek Stewart, Tulip City Air, at West Michigan Regional Airport. Below, Eric gives us a little background and info on his training experience.
Eric: “My reasons for flying include recreation and transportation. My wife and […]
WEEKS 44-45: June 6 – June 18
Continued HVAC, electrical and plumbing
Complete installation of carpet
Complete epoxy floor
Begin floor mats
Install ramp railing
Install glass door sidelights
Began P-501 repairs
Continue apron paving
Begin seed and mulch
Begin paving the 2nd lift on the parking lot
Pour curb and gutter for islands
Topsoil and site clean-up
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.