Latest Jacksonville Aviation Authority Stories

2010-01-12 12:40:00

Cecil Field airport in Jacksonville, Florida was awarded a federal license on Monday to fly commercial space vehicles being designed to ferry tourists and researchers beyond Earth's atmosphere.

2008-10-02 18:00:20

By TIA MITCHELL City Council President Ronnie Fussell has promised to introduce a bill that will withhold from the Jacksonville Aviation Authority money to extend one of the runways at Craig Municipal Airport.

2008-10-01 18:00:29

By DAVID BAUERLEIN Travelers flying out of Jacksonville International Airport could face higher parking rates as part of the Jacksonville Aviation Authority's response to a budget crunch, officials said Monday at a board meeting.

2008-09-24 18:00:28

By DAVID BAUERLEIN The Jacksonville City Council will face another choice tonight about the extension of a runway at Craig Airport.

2008-09-17 16:51:24

A town hall meeting Monday about the Jacksonville Aviation Authority's plan for a longer runway at Craig Municipal Airport turned out a crowd of opponents. About 170 people signed the attendance sheets for the meeting at New Covenant Ministries.

2008-09-04 18:00:21

By DAVID BAUERLEIN The long-running battle over extending Craig Municipal Airport's runway is far from over. The Jacksonville Aviation Authority recently mailed out 54,000 notices to residents in the area around the airport, notifying them of a Sept.

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  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.