Alva Airport Commission discusses maintenance, budget
May 17, 2020
In addition to obvious structures like the terminal building, hangars, runways and taxiways, an airport includes a number of electronic features. Maintaining both physical and technical aspects of the airport are part of the extensive job description of Alva Regional Airport Manager Greg Robison.
He told the Alva Airport Commission members Monday that the precision approach path indicator (PAPI) lights are out of alignment. These lights aid pilots in staying on the correct glideslope as they bring their aircraft in for a landing.
Robison said he thought the slope was off and that’s why...