Lehigh Valley General Aviation Association (LVGAA)
** Content by and for the GA community **
Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority
The Airport Authority owns and operates the 3 airports in the Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania:
What's the News?
Check out the links to meeting recordings and quarterly newsletters on this page.
** "GA Updates" will occur in the January Business Committee meeting **
** The LNAA Board and Committees did not hold regular meetings during December **
2022 Operating Budget: Approved during November Board meeting
2022 Capital Improvement Projects (ACIP) Budget:
ABE Terminal Connector Project: Scheduled completion in June 2023
2022 Board members:
Staffing: SpiritWings Aviation expected to take over day-to-day management of Braden January 1st
FBO installation: The Forks Township building permits have been executed, financing is being finalized.
Weather-permitting, the FBO scheduled to be installed in December 2021.
Runway repair: in approximately 5 years
Obstruction removal at end of runway: 100% complete, including replanting of smaller native trees, and seeding grass
2022 XLL Runway 15/33 Rehabilitation: Design phase 70% complete - Hope to begin in June-July.
Airside and Terminal Apron Paving Repair and Improvement -- Planned to finish in December 2021, weather-permitting.
Runway 15 - FAA reinstated night approaches
LNAA meeting info:
January 2022 meetings:
CHANGE: "GA Update" will be in January, not February.
** No LNAA Board or Committee meetings in December 2021 **
Recordings of November meetings:
Recordings of the most recent "GA Update" meetings:
RENTALS: Do you need hangar, tie-down, or office space?
LINKS to information available on LNAA website:
ABE Airport information:
LNAA wanted to build a USO airport lounge, but KABE doesn't meet the USO's criteria.
LNAA COVID-19 Prevention Efforts:
TSA face mask requirement for all individual at airports in effect through March 18, 2022.