FAA tower at Opa-locka Executive Airport to remain open

(MIAMI, March 22, 2013) – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) advised the Miami-Dade Aviation Department today that the air traffic control tower at Opa-locka Executive Airport will remain open despite being previously scheduled for closure due to federal sequestration budget cuts. The tower at Opa-locka Executive was among 189 contract air traffic control facilities the FAA proposed closing in early March to meet federal budget sequestration requirements.  Instead, Opa-locka Executive was among 24 U.S. airports to have their towers kept open […]

by · March 22, 2013 · Featured, Miami-Dade County