Wingin' It - Arlington Municipal Airport Newsletter Wingin' It - Issue 8 - August 2016
Arlington Municipal Airport Newsletter
Issue 8—August 2016
T-Hangar Repair Project Underway
Building permits were issued, and the T-Hangar Repair Project began Monday,
August 15, 2016. LMC Corporation, of Denton, TX, was awarded the contract. The
work on the Row #5 is scheduled to take approximately 20 days to complete,
weather permitting. This would put Row #5 tenants back in their hangars in mid-
Tenants in Row #4 will be advised of a proposed move date as soon possible. We
ask for tenant cooperation in making the moves quickly. As workload allows,
Airport personnel will have the pickups available to assist in moving equipment
between hangars. Please call Harrison Aviation if help is needed with aircraft
General Scope of Work:
· Replace all damaged screws in walls and roof with new screws
· Power wash and scrape off any loose paint on both hangars
· Paint 39,520 SF of roof panel and 24,192 SF of siding panels
· Replace rollers for existing rolling doors and adjust doors as needed
· Replace damaged R-panels
Welcome New Airport Operations Supervisor
5000 S. Collins Street
Arlington, TX 76018
Annual hangar Inspections will
be conducted in January, after
the hangar repair project is
As in past years, we will have a
Fire Extinguisher Roundup prior
to the inspections. More infor-
mation to follow.
Focus on Safety
When driving on the air-
port, remember the speed
limit is 15 mph.
Be alert, and always give
way to aircraft.
Austin McKeon joined us August 1st as the new Airport Operations Supervisor.
Austin has a degree in Aviation Management, with a minor in Finance. He comes Air safety and surface er-
to us from San Antonio, TX, where he worked as an Operations Agent for the San
ror prevention program
Antonio International Airport. Please welcome him!
pamphlets are available on
Airport Maintenance Tech Retiring August 27, 2016
If you notice suspicious
Erik Murphy, in Airport Operations, will retire on August 27, 2016, after 20 years
behavior, make notes or
and 11 months of service, to accept a position with the Dallas/Fort Worth Interna-
take a photo of the activity.
tional Airport. We wish Erik the very best in his new position!
Call airport operations at
817-459-5571. Keep your
distance and don’t take
Comments or Suggestions for
risks with your safety.
email airport @arlingtontx.gov or call Trudi loy at 817-459-5570