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Posted on: April 20, 2018

City of McKinney breaks ground on new McKinney Air Center FBO terminal

FBO groundbreaking

The City of McKinney today broke ground on the future home of the McKinney Air Center, a state-of-the-art fixed-base operator (FBO) terminal at the McKinney National Airport. Construction is expected to take approximately 12-18 months.

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

McKinney National Airport breaks ground on 40,000 sq. ft. hangar

Today the McKinney National Airport broke ground on a new 40,000-square-foot hangar, by far the largest hangar at the airport, as part of a public-private partnership with Western LLC.

Once built, the hangar will store up to four Gulfstream G-550 aircraft,...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

City of McKinney announces land acquisition near McKinney National Airport

The City of McKinney and the McKinney National Airport have announced the purchase of approximately 190 acres of land near the southeast side of the airport. City Council approved an ordinance amending the annual budget and Capital Improvement Program to ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

McKinney releases new population estimate

The City of McKinney has announced its annual population estimate of nearly 180,000 residents, a 6.8 percent increase from January 2017. According to city estimates, the population has increased nearly 365 percent during the last 20 years, from 38,700 in ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

City of McKinney announces new airport director

Ken Carley

The City of McKinney has announced the hiring of Kenneth Carley as Director of the McKinney National Airport. Carley begins Feb. 5.

“Kenneth has a great combination of airport leadership expertise and a passion for aviation. We look forward to hi...

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Posted on: December 15, 2017

McKinney National Airport celebrates opening of new hangar

New Hangar Ribbon Cutting

McKinney National Airport is celebrating the completion of a new 10,000-square-foot hangar. The hangar will accommodate transient aircraft, from single-engine aircraft to medium-size jet aircraft for either long-term or short-term stays. The airport secur...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

McKinney National Airport announces new terminal and hangar project

Rendering of new airport construction

The City of McKinney announced they have entered into a public-private partnership with Western LLC for a $16 million construction project at the McKinney National Airport that will update and expand its facilities and include a new state-of-the-art fixed...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

McKinney National Airport hosts final advisory meetings for master plan update

The McKinney National Airport will hold two public open houses in December to discuss the final phase of the Airport Master Plan that will consist of:

  • The recommended Master Plan Concept for proposed development potential during the next 20+ years.
  • A detail...
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