Currituck airport gets $2.5 million for improvements

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CURRITUCK COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY-TV) — The N.C. Division of Aviation has awarded $2.5 million in State Aid to the Currituck County Regional Airport for improvements.

Marla Roth with the  North Carolina Department of Transportation said in a news release the money will go towards the design and construction of the south parallel taxiway, which will complete the full parallel taxiway.

“Currituck County Regional Airport is a general aviation facility that has an approximate $10 million a year impact on North Carolina and supports more than 40 jobs, based on a 2012 statewide economic impact study,” Roth said.

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