Newsroom Archives

August 18, 2017

Oklahomans Encouraged to Celebrate Oklahoma & National Aviation & Aerospace Day August 19

August 16, 2017

Tulsa Aviation & Aerospace Sector Highlighted in Two-Year Economic Impact Study  

August 14, 2017

Governor Mary Fallin Announces Findings of Economic Impact of Aviation & Aerospace Industry Study

Aviation, aerospace is state’s 2nd-largest economic engine   

July 24, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has reappointed Dr. David Conway of Durant, Okla., to the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission until December 31, 2022.  Conway has served on the Commission since 2009 replacing former District 2 Commissioner Mel Stubbings of McAlester.

July 5, 2017

STATEWIDE (JULY 5, 2017) –  Over the open skies of the state, there is an undetectable treasure that most Oklahoman’s are not even aware of.

June 9, 2017

STATEWIDE (June 9, 2017) – Senator Jim Inhofe and director Vic Bird toured four airports within the Oklahoma Airport System on Friday.  The duo along with a report from National Public Radio flew in Inhofe’s Cessna 340 aircraft.     

May 31, 2017

June 26, 2017 

UPDATE: Questions and Answers that have resulted as part of this RFQ:

Q: Who will comprise the selection committee? 
A: OAC staff members, likely a 3 or 4 person committee.

May 1, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY (May 1, 2017) – The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission Aviation Education Program will conclude its application acceptance for FY18 on May 31, 2017.  If you conduct a program that is aviation and aerospace minded, f

March 9, 2017

Ortega Passes Bill Off House Floor to Streamline Aircraft Pilot and Passenger Protection Act

March 9, 2017

Women in Aviation Day Bill Flies Through Oklahoma Senate

February 17, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY –  If the legislature wills it this session, Oklahoma Women in Aviation and Aerospace Day would be declared on December 9 annually in Oklahoma via SB 230 by Senator Paul Scott, Senate District 43 (Duncan-R).  Scott presented and debated the measure this past week wh

February 17, 2017

Oklahoma City - The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission (OAC) announced the names of nine students that placed in the Oklahoma 2017 International Aviation Art Contest, adding a new Honorable Mention category.

December 14, 2016

The energy lobby, as well as friends from the utility sector, were called into class today by the state Aeronautics Commission to decode Part 107 rules recently released by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).