Dayton International Airport to receive roughly $6.4 million from FAA for safety, infrastructure

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The James M. Cox Dayton International Airport (DAY) will receive more than $6 million in grant money from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for airport safety and infrastructure expenses.

DAY is receiving the second largest grant, roughly $6.4 million.

The airport will use the grant to purchase aircraft rescue and firefighting equipment, snow removal equipment and to improve a snow removal equipment building, as well as rehabilitate an apron.

complete listing of grants and an interactive map of airports receiving funding is available on the FAA website.

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