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State And Federal Officials Approve Plans For New Letcher County Airport
January 3, 2024
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  • A new Letcher County Airport looks to be cleared for takeoff. Pine Mountain Partnership

    Executive Director Jeffrey Justice, who is on the airport board, tells WYMT that state

    and federal officials have approved plans for the new airport which will be located in

    Isom. He says they hope to have the airport built within the next five years. The

    Kentucky Department of Aviation and FAA Memphis Airports District have been working

    with local officials on putting together a plan for how it will be funded.