Category Archives: Aviation

Arlington Municipal Airport Gets $200,000 Grant for Development Study

Located in the southern part of the city, the Arlington Municipal Airport could soon get a facelift, thanks to a $200,000 grant from the Texas Department of Transportation’s Aviation Division.Airport officials say the money will be used to create a 10-year development plan that will highlight what improvements are needed Read more…

AgustaWestland

City leaders had a chance to see AgustaWestland’s latest helicopter take a demo flight this week over Arlington Municipal Airport. AgustaWestland is expanding its flight activities in the U.S. with the addition of the AW189, an eight-ton class twin-engine helicopter program following the AW609 Tilt Rotor.Robert LaBelle, Managing Director for Read more…

Emergency Landing at Municipal Airport

A twin engine aircraft indicating possible problems with its nose gear landed safely around 1:15 p.m. today at Arlington Municipal Airport.The pilot contacted the airport’s control tower around 12:30 p.m. to report the landing gear on the nose of the plane may not work properly upon landing.  The control tower Read more…