PHOENIX — The Federal Aviation Administration will award nearly $225 million to Arizona airports to help respond to the coronavirus emergency.
The announcement was made Tuesday that $224,869,172 would go to 59 Arizona airports. The funding is part of the Trump Administration’s Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Airport Grant Program.
“The funds are available for airport capital expenditures, airport operating expenses including payroll and utilities, and airport debt payments,” according to an official press release about the grant.
See funding for how much money is going to each Arizona airport, as well as other US airports on this interactive map.
The state's airports that will receive funding are:
Eric Marcus Municipal
Casa Grande Municipal
Colorado City Municipal
Bisbee Douglas International
Sierra Vista Municipal-Libby AAF
Gila Bend Municipal
San Carlos Apache
Grand Canyon National Park
Lake Havasu City
Grand Canyon West
Phoenix Deer Valley
Phoenix Sky Harbor International
Prescott Regional - Ernest A Love Field
St Johns Industrial Air Park
Show Low Regional
H A Clark Memorial Field
Yuma MCAS/Yuma International