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WMRA’s Jet Float in 2019 Muziekparade

West Michigan Regional Airport's jet float flew down the 8th Street Runway in the 2019 Tulip Time Muziekparade. This year's theme was "paint the town orange" so the float was decorated using orange Monarch Butterflies and real bubbles that the children loved! Chuck...

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Join us for the 2019 Muziekparade!

West Michigan Regional Airport's jet float will participate in the 2019 Tulip Time Muziekparade, one of Michigan’s most spectacular parades, Saturday, May 11, at 3:00 p.m. The float will be decorated with the parade's theme of "Paint the town orange" and will be...

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Arrival of the Angel Aircraft

The Angel Airplane, used for missionary work in remote areas of the world, landed at West Michigan Regional Airport in Holland, for an exciting design change - to build a new diesel engine. AV gas is scarce and expensive in third world countries, but diesel fuel is...

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Operation Good Cheer

Child and Family Services of Michigan made their annual Christmas present delivery for area foster children by landing a total of 15 planes packed with Christmas gifts at West Michigan Regional Airport. Many helping hands loaded the gifts into waiting trucks and cars....

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Visit to MDOT

It was a beautiful day for a business trip to Lansing. Terry Boer, President of Tulip City Air Service, flew Greg Robinson, Aaron Thelenwood and Phil Eizinga for a 30 minute trip in his Cessna six-seater to a meeting with MDOT to review WMRA's five-year plan.

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NEWS ON THE 2018 WINGS OF MERCY CAREAFFAIRE

The Wings of Mercy CareAffaire fundraiser on Saturday, August 25 at West Michigan Regional Airport began on the runway with approximately 80 runners that participated in the Runway 5K. Even though the weather didn't cooperate, a fun-filled morning that included a...

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WMRA RECEIVES SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, the Michigan Aeronautics Commission held its meeting in the Airport Business Center at West Michigan Regional Airport. The Commission is responsible for general oversight of all aeronautics throughout Michigan and at this meeting approved...

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Stop by and visit the new WMRA terminal!

Completed in 2017, the new 7,500 square foot building hosts a beautiful lobby and reception area with all furnishings donated by Herman Miller and Haworth. The main conference room is a great place that can be reserved by local businesses and organizations for...

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WMRA’s JET FLOAT PARTICIPATES IN MUZIEKPARADE

The West Michigan Regional Airport's jet float glided down the parade route beginning on eighth street during the Tulip Time Muziekparade on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Many thanks to the team pictured above  that helped put it all together. From the right Josh Doornbos,...

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WMRA’S JET FLOAT IN MUZIEKPARADE!

Join us for the Tulip Time Muziekparade, one of Michigan’s most spectacular parades, Saturday, May 12, at 3:00 p.m. West Michigan Regional Airport's jet float will be arrayed with tulips and  will be featured among the floats, Dutch Dancers, marching bands and more!...

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DEMOLITION DAY

Because of the West Michigan Regional Airport's growth, a much larger and newer facility that reflected the economic health and vitality of the area replaced the former airport terminal building at the entrance of Geurink Boulevard. Ron and Linda Ludema used the ranch...

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