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Roanoke Regional Airport Commission Appoints W. William Gust to Chairman

H. Odell “Fuzzy”Minnix appointed to vice-chair

ROANOKE, Va. (July 28, 2014) – The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission has named W. William “Bill” Gust, Chairman of the Commission for the 2014-2015 term, effective July 22, 2014.

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ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT COMMISSION ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Airport Commission chair, Cynthia Lawrence, announced that Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport Executive Director Jacqueline Shuck has informed the members of the Airport Commission of her desire to retire at the end of 2014.

ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT COMMISSION NAMES ERNEST C. MCLEOD, JR. AS DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission announces that Ernest C. McLeod, Jr., has joined its staff as Director of Finance. Mr. McLeod will be responsible for accounting, financial planning and analysis, and budgeting for the Commission and all Airport operations.

DIRECT FLIGHT TO NEW YORK TAKES OFF APRIL 1

American Airlines began operating a daily non-stop flight to New York’s LaGuardia Airport (LGA) today. The inaugural flight took off at 6:30 p.m. and arrived in New York at 8:05 p.m. The return flight leaves La Guardia at 4:30 p.m. and arrives in Roanoke at 6:05 p.m. daily. There are 44 passenger seats available on the regional jet that is flying

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KARI DABROWSKI JOINS ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT COMMISSION

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission announces that Kari Dabrowski has joined the staff as Director of Operations and Maintenance for Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport. In this role, Dabrowski is responsible for planning, organizing, staffing and directing the Custodial, Facilities, and Operations division for the Commission.

DIANA LEWIS JOINS ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT COMMISSION

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission announces that Diana Lewis has joined the staff as Director of Planning and Engineering for Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport. 

ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT COMMISSION ANNOUNCES CONTINUATION OF NON-STOP SERVICE TO NEW YORK CITY

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission announces that American Airlines will offer non-stop daily service to New York City’s La Guardia airport from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport effective April 1, 2014.  The decision comes on the heels of a recent announcement by Delta Airlines to discontinue this service in February, resulting in immediate outreach to American by airport officials to ensure that passengers in the Roanoke-Blacksburg

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NEW AIRPORT NAME REFLECTS BROAD SERVICE AREA AND REGIONAL IMPACT

Beginning in 2014, Roanoke's airport will be known as Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport.  The new name reflects the growth and breadth of this region of the Commonwealth of Virginia which is served by the airport.  The new name builds on the fact that Roanoke and the area in and around Blacksburg are adjacent to one another and filled with opportunities for business as well as destinations for leisure travelers.

ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT OFFERS TIPS TO MAKE TRAVELING EASIER THIS THANKSGIVING

Thanksgiving marks the busiest time of year at the Roanoke Regional Airport.  Passenger traffic is expected to be the greatest on Friday, November 22 and Sunday December 1.

GOODLATTE ANNOUNCES AIR SERVICE BETWEEN ROANOKE AND NEW YORK WILL CONTINUE

ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT PREPARES FOR HURRICANE SANDY

The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission is taking steps today to prepare for the possible weather impacts related to Hurricane Sandy.

AIRPORTS COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL RECOGNIZES ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT WEBSITE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
October 4, 2010 
Contact Sherry L. Wallace

ROANOKE VA – Roanoke Regional Airport, represented by advertising agency Neathawk Dubuque & Packett (ND&P), was awarded second place in the websites category at the Airports Council International (ACI) - North America's 2010 Excellence in Marketing & Communication Contest. This year's contest had over 250 entries evaluated by 20

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JACQUELINE SHUCK NAMED 2010 ‘Virginia Airport Manager of the Year’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
August 27, 2010 
Contact Sherry L. Wallace

Award presented by the Virginia Department of Aviation

ROANOKE VA - The Virginia Department of Aviation presented Jacqueline L. Shuck its “Virginia Airport Manager of the Year” award for 2010. Shuck, the airport’s executive director, was recognized for her achievements at the Roanoke Regional Airport.

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