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Notice Of Grant Award

Title: Virginia Tech/Montgomery Exec: Extend Runway - 12/30
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Aviation Administration
Project Name/Number: Virginia Tech/Montgomery Exec
Award Recipient Va. Tech/Montgomery Regional Airport Authority
City/County/State Blacksburg, Montgomery, VA
Place of Performance Virginia Tech/Montgomery Exec
State Congressional District 9
Entitlement Amount $ 500,000.00
Discretionary Amount $ 4,545,007.00
COVID Relief Amount $ 560,556.00
Total Grant Amount $ 5,605,563.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Matthew J. Thys (703) 487-3966

Extend Runway - 12/30

  • This grant will provide federal funding for the Virginia Tech/Montgomery Exec Airport associated with Blacksburg, Virginia. The local point of contact is Mr. Keith Holt, Airport Director. Mr. Keith Holt may be reached at (540) 231-3091.
  • This grant is funded by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to increase the Federal share to 100 percent.
  • This project extends Runway 12/30 to 5,500 feet to meet the operational needs of the airport.
  • This grant funds the final phase, which consists of the final reimbursement for the land acquisition completed in November 2013.
  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Exec Airport is a general aviation airport, designated as regional, as defined in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS) report.
  • Following this grant announcement, FAA will notify the sponsor of the allocation. A grant offer will be issued subsequently for this grant as finally formulated.

  • Should you have any questions, please contact the Office of Governmental Affairs (202)366-4573.