Wingin' It - Arlington Municipal Airport Newsletter Wingin' It - Issue 9 - March 2017
Arlington Municipal Airport Newsletter
Issue 9—March 2017
EAA Chapter 34 Special Events at GKY in March
March 14, 2017 EAA Meeting—Special Guest Speaker Colonel Richard Graham
The EAA invites you to attend their March 14th meeting. Colonel Richard Graham,
USAF retired, will be presenting. During his distinguished career, Colonel Graham
amassed 756 hours in the SR-71, the worlds fastest, highest-flying jet aircraft, and
has written five books on the subject.
The meeting will be held in the Airport Terminal lobby. It will begin at 7pm, with
snacks and announcements, followed by Colonel Graham’s presentation.
5000 S. Collins Street
Arlington, TX 76018
Gate Code Changes
Gate codes are changed period-
ically for security reasons.
March 25, 2017 EAA Young Eagles Rally
EAA is holding its Young Eagles Rally at the
Airport terminal building on Saturday, March
25, 2017 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The rally pro-
vides an opportunity for youth ages 8-17 to
learn about Aviation through ground school
and other aviation-related classes and to fly in
a small aircraft, at no cost.
Class time will run about 1-1/2 hours, and the
briefing/flight/debriefing will take about an hour. EAA is limiting the number of
children to approximately 35.
For more information or to secure your flight, call Jo Ann McCorkle at 682-365-
5937 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
T-Hangar Demolition Project
Codes will change Monday,
March 13, 2017. Information
about the changes was mailed
via postal service, and email
reminders will go out this week.
We ask tenants to ensure we
have their current contact info.
Please remember airport dump-
sters are only for refuse generat-
ed at the Airport. Place trash
inside the dumpster. Republic
will not pick up if there is trash in
front of, or to the side of the
Demolition of T-Hangar Rows #1 and #3 has begun. The project is expected to take
approximately 15 days, weather permitting. Gate E will be closed during this time. The waste oil disposal unit is next
Hangar tenants are asked to use Gate F for ingress/egress to the airport. We to the dumpster, and available for
all hangar tenants who have used
apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience during this project.
oil. Contact Airport Operations to
obtain the key.
Credit Card Payments—Coming Soon!
Hazardous materials (i.e., paint,
Beginning May 2017, the Airport will accept most credit cards (except for American old Freon, lights) should never be
Express), and debit cards, for in-person payments. Per City policy, a transaction fee placed in the dumpster. If you
need help with proper hazardous
of 2.75% will apply. Online payments will be available in the future.
Comments or Suggestions for
email airport @arlingtontx.gov or call Trudi loy at 817-459-5570
disposal, please contact Airport
Operations at 817-459-5571 for