Monroe County Airport Director Bruce Payton says the excavation caused by three sinkholes could fit almost three Assembly Hall sized buildings inside of it.
Businesses that typically use Monroe County airport are rerouting their flights to Indianapolis, potentially costing the airport $20,000.
New funding allows municipal airport control towers to stay open through September, but their long-term fate is still uncertain.
The sequester is forcing many air traffic control towers across the state to close. Coats says to end the sequester, President Obama must lead.
Some Indiana control towers will be closing due to pre-sequester cuts.
With the Super Bowl less than two weeks away, regional airport authorities still are not sure what to expect.
Construction of a $1.6 million runway expansion at Kokomo’s airport was jeopardized because of the FAA shutdown
Geologists were called in to test three sink holes, one as big as a house, to see how much work needs to be done under the airport runways.
Soil testing is expected to wrap up tomorrow after sinkholes were discovered at the Monroe County Airport.
Though the Indianapolis Airport Authority is set to auction off a number of items Tuesday, much of the merchandise may not end up at other airports.