Senator Says Mississippi Will Help Write the Next Chapter of Drone Technology

U.S. Senator Roger Wicker says Mississippi will help write the next chapter of drone technology through a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) partnership that solidifies the state’s work with unmanned systems. Mississippi’s leadership in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) is reaching new heights, according to the Senator, thanks to a recent partnership with DHS. Mississippi was […]

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Mississippi State hosts UAS alliance, FAA

The Mississippi State-led Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE) and the Federal Aviation Administration met Tuesday [Sept. 15] for a press conference and public meeting, and officials are excited about the future of unmanned aerial systems. (Photo at right: FAA Southern Region Administrator Dennis Roberts was at Mississippi State Tuesday [Sept. […]

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MADISON, MISSISSIPPI SEEKS PROPOSALS FOR FBO

Public notice is hereby given that the City of Madison, Mississippi, is accepting proposals for: Fixed Base Operator for Bruce Campbell Field/Madison Municipal Airport As more particularly set out in the RFP documents, copies of which may be obtained from the City of Madison City Clerk at Madison City Hall, 1004 Madison Ave., Madison, Mississippi […]

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Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority Announces New Executive Director

The Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority has named Clay Williams as Executive Director of Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport effective May 23, 2012. Williams will replace Bruce Frallic who will retire in August 2012 after serving as Executive Director for 26 years. Williams currently works as a Government Relations Representative for Capitol Resources, LLC, managing the firm’s Gulf […]

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Frallic to Retire from Gulfport-Biloxi as Executive Director in August

The Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority has announced that Bruce Frallic, A.A.E. will retire from his position as Executive Director of the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport in August, 2012. Mr. Frallic has served as Executive Director of Gulfport-Biloxi for the last 26 years. Travis Lott, Chairman of the Airport Authority, said that the Airport Commissioners appreciated the […]

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Mississippi Airport to get $1.85 Million Grant

RAYMOND, Miss. – Hinds Community College President Dr. Clyde Muse and U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (shown right) (R-Miss.) today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration will invest $1.85 million for the design and installation of an Instrument Landing System (ILS) for the John Bell Williams Airport. The funding is a collaborative result between Cochran, the […]

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