City Priority Project: Frederick Municipal Airport

Frederick Municipal Airport

Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK) is a designated general aviation reliever for BWI, and the preferred executive airport in the National Capital Region. A multi-year capital improvement plan at FDK is currently underway to enhance safety, increase capacity, and provide better service to corporate operators. New land-lease opportunities & increased potential for fuel sales will also significantly strengthen the financial self-sustainability of the facility.

Current projects include:

· Removal of aviation obstructions

· Relocation of Instrument Landing System

· Design of 600’ extension to runway 5 (Construction in 2020)

· Public-private partnerships to design & build T-hangars/Box hangars —Recent award of land-lease to AOPA to construct multi-hangar complex

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