Senator Inhofe visits Alva Regional Airport Saturday
July 16, 2017
Longtime U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe flew into the Alva Airport Saturday morning to enjoy a breakfast attended by about 50 individuals, including about a dozen pilots who flew in from Oklahoma and Kansas. The breakfast was prepared by the Kinzie family as they usually do on the third Saturday of every month during good flying weather.
Inhofe wanted to talk about several things. He first was given a briefing by some members of the Avard Rail project, along with Executive Director Sonja Williams. The huge rail facility at Avard is designed to be a staging point for many types of rail traffic, includ...