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Jonesboro Municipal Airport receives grant

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)

The Jonesboro Municipal Airport received grant funding from the Federal Aviation Administration.

In total, the airport will receive more than $369,000 to go toward creating a new Jonesboro Municipal Airport Master Plan.

The city will have to pay 5% of the total cost at about $19,000.

Airport Manager George Jackson said the last Jonesboro Municipal Airport Master Plan was created in 1999.

The new plan will include three phases that will plan out the next 20 years at the airport.

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