The Augusta Regional Airport (AGS) maintains a Capital Improvement Program (CIP) designed to advance the overall mission of the airport by planning, designing and building infrastructure to meet the airport's current and future needs. Key goals are to maintain safe and efficient airport operations. Some of the key recent or pending capital expenditures include:
Taxiway A Extension
Proposed Completion Date: Summer, 2018
Construction Value: $17,000,000.00
Description: Currently Taxiway A extends from the north end of runway 17 to the intersection of Taxiway B at midfield. In addition to a rehabilitation of taxiway A, there are plans to extend it 2,700 feet. This extension will enhance safety on the main ramp and will allow for much needed additional aircraft parking space. The construction of this project is scheduled to begin in July 2017. This project is Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funded.
Proposed Completion Date: Fall, 2018
Project Value: $500,000.00
Description: This much anticipated project has been awarded to a local contractor and began in April of 2018. This project has been designed for easier accessibility with modern design features centered around the Airport traveler's needs. This will include a charging station and nursing room to allow nursing mothers privacy and comfort while feeding their child. This is an Airport funded project.