Reading Regional Airport awarded $3 million from Aviation Transportation Assistance Program

Governor Tom Wolf announced $10 million in state investments Monday to support 12 projects at 10 airports through the Aviation Transportation Assistance Program.

“Aviation plays a vital role in keeping our state’s economy moving,” Gov. Wolf said. “These investments will help Pennsylvania’s airports operate safely, expand to meet current demands, and sustain growth well into the future.”

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Pennsylvania has 121 public-use aviation facilities including airports, heliports, and seaplane bases, and these new investments will expand aviation-related operational and economic opportunities statewide.

In Berks County, Reading Regional/Carl A. Spaatz Field will receive $3 million for Air Operations Hangar Complex Infrastructure to accommodate the growth of an existing airport tenant.

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