Erie’s Runway-Extension Plan Receives Preliminary Approval

1 November 2009 (Last Updated November 1st, 2009 18:30)

Plans for the US's Erie International Airport 1,920ft runway extension have received preliminary approval from the Millcreek Township Authority. The plans include relocating a residential block, extending the runway and constructing a shopping centre. Final approval on the pla

Plans for the US's Erie International Airport 1,920ft runway extension have received preliminary approval from the Millcreek Township Authority.

The plans include relocating a residential block, extending the runway and constructing a shopping centre.

Final approval on the plans is expected to be announced in December.

Construction of the runway is due to commence in 2011.