HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Airports in Huntsville and Montgomery will receive the largest shares of $6.2 million in federal grants awarded to 14 regional airports in Alabama for improvements.
U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., announced the Federal Aviation Administration grants in a statement Saturday.
Huntsville International will receive about $2.6 million to expand its terminal building, improve an access road, and rehabilitate its apron.
Montgomery Regional Airport will receive about $1.6 million for runway work.
Other grants went to airports in Abbeville, $275,000; Camden,
$288,075; Selma, $84,157; Dauphin Island, $326,307; Hartselle,
$101,307; Headland, $255,541; Fort Payne, $163,865; Oneonta,
$132,080; Scottsboro, $125,247; Andalusia, $110,070; Talladega,
$101,307; and Jasper, $76,101.