The Federal Aviation Administration yesterday announced nearly $65M in improvement grants awarded to airports across New York State, including those in Ithaca and Syracuse.
Ithaca Tompkins Regional will get more than $957k to:
- Rehabilitate Taxiway Lighting
- Acquire Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Safety Equipment
- Acquire Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Vehicle
For Syracuse Hancock International, $15.3M will be used to:
- Install Runway Sensors
- Rehabilitate Runway
- Rehabilitate Runway Lighting
Grants are a 100% Federal share and come from both the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) and Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.