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Now Landing Business – Video

February 2012 – The West Michigan Airport Authority’s (WMAA) new four-minute video takes a creative and fun approach that inspires and encourages awareness to the community on how the West Michigan Regional Airport is a valuable community asset. Miss Nancy Future, a local, nine-year old resident, hosts the video and explores why our airport […]

South Pavement Area Resurfacing

June 2012 – A recent inspection of the pavement located in the south hangar area and leading to the runway showed that the pavement was in very poor condition. The project to repave the area and widen the connector taxiway by 15 feet to improve aircraft access has been completed. A grant from the […]

Airport Viewing Areas

2012 – Two airport viewing areas, one located along Lincoln Avenue and the other along 64th Street have been turned into formal viewing areas making it more convenient and safe to stop by and watch aircraft activity at West Michigan Regional Airport. The basic design for each area includes a paved parking surface for […]

Instrument Landing System

2012 – The refurbished Instrument Landing System (ILS) is completed and passed its final FAA ground and flight checks. “It’s a critical navigation aid for pilots landing at West Michigan Regional Airport,” said Holland Assistant City Manager and Authority staff member Greg Robinson. “The ILS is extremely important to this area from an economic […]

EV Vehicle Charging Station

2012 – The EV charging station, next to the Tulip City Air Service hangar, is ready for use at the airport and will provide more options for airport users while supporting the Advanced Energy Storage goals of the community. The charging station was free and a lease was signed with the BPW. Installation costs […]