Newsroom Archives

March 29, 2009

OKLAHOMA CITY – State aviation officials recently learned which airports around the state would be the beneficiaries of additional funding from the Federal Aviation Administration as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

March 19, 2009

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Members of the Weatherford, Okla., Rotary Club will have an opportunity to hear from the state’s head aviation official next week.

February 23, 2009

 

By Harve Allen 

Miami, Okla. - Local Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter #463 recently announced that the Miami Regional Airport will host the Miami Heritage Fly-In on Saturday, April 4, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

January 29, 2009

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – As state lawmakers prepare for the start of the 2009 legislative session, the agency responsible for ensuring an efficient state airport system and promoting the state’s aviation industry is rolling out its 2009 legislative agenda.

January 27, 2009

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Two programs designed to help foster the growth and viability of Oklahoma’s aerospace industry are moving right along after finding a new home recently.

January 11, 2009

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Capital projects planned for some of Oklahoma’s public airports may be placed on a fast track to completion if Congress and President-elect Barack Obama approve a massive economic stimulus package, state aviation officials announced.

January 8, 2009

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Victor Bird, director of the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission, will be the guest speaker during the next Bartlesville Rotary Club meeting scheduled for noon, Jan. 12, 2009, inside the Bartlesville Community Center.

December 18, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Dave Amis III of Oklahoma City has been reappointed by Gov. Brad Henry to serve on the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission through 2014. His current term expires Dec. 31, 2008.

October 13, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Aeronautics Director Victor Bird was recently appointed vice chairman of the executive committee for the National Association of State Aviation Officials.

August 18, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Members of the Midwest City Rotary Club will have an opportunity to hear from the state’s head aerospace official next week.

August 9, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Victor Bird, director of the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission, will be the guest speaker during the Altus Kiwanis Club meeting scheduled for noon Wednesday, August 13, in the Western Oklahoma State College Cafeteria.

July 18, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Gov. Brad Henry has reappointed Joe P. Harris of Blackwell to serve as a Commissioner (3rd District) of the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission.

July 13, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Blackwell businessman Joe Harris was recently selected to serve as chairman for the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission through fiscal year 2009, which began July 1 and ends June 30, 2009.

July 6, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Rick Armstrong of Tulsa and Mel Stubbings of McAlester have been appointed by Gov. Brad Henry to the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission. Henry also reappointed current Commissioner Joe Harris of Blackwell to a second term.

May 26, 2008

 

By Harve Allen 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma has just sent a loud and clear message to the rest of the nation: Don’t mess with its aerospace industry, especially when it comes to jobs and growth.

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