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Fayetteville Airport Receives Highest FAA Rating

Posted May 10, 2007 4:13 p.m. EDT

— For the 14th year in a row, Fayetteville Regional Airport received the highest rating from the Federal Airline Administration.

During a recent airport inspect, the FAA found no discrepancies at the airport.

Inspectors looked at the conditions of facilities, such as runways, taxiways and lighting, as well as emergency response times, operational procedures and general aviation fueling.

Every airport in the United States that receives commercial airliners must go through the yearly inspection process.