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Sioux County Regional Airport Runway Paving Nears Completion

SIOUX COUNTY, IA – A paving crew is laying the last long strips of concrete to finish the 5,500-foot runway at the Sioux County Regional Airport – long enough to accommodate everything from single-propeller airplanes to business jets.

The rest of the regional airport building site is also buzzing with activity.

Harold Schiebout, Sioux County Regional Airport board chair says that although the wet conditions have delayed the runway and building work, they still are hoping to use the airport by late-November.

The airport’s terminal building, which features modern, airy design, is ready to be furnished. It offers a classy welcome for pilots, business people, and other travelers. The terminal’s design is several steps above what it would have been, thanks to private fundraising.

Schiebout continues to say that the board appreciates the private donations for the terminal and also the MAL