Frontier Airlines announced last week that it will add uninterrupted flights to both coasts — nonstop service to the Bay Area with flights to San Jose, California, and flights to Washington Dulles International Airport near Washington, D.C.
Mulder is leaving at the end of this year to become executive director of Southwest Florida International Airport and Page Field in Fort Myers, Florida.
Outgoing airports director Jeff Mulder said the past three mayors in his time in Tulsa and the community are “very supportive of the airport.”
Mary Smith, chairman, and Clay Bird, the mayor’s representative on the trust, voted against an extension. Jeff Stava, Joe Robson and Kent Harrell voted for an extension.
A long-running court dispute between the Bank of Oklahoma and the Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust over the financial underpinning of the ill-…
Jeff Hough, deputy airports director for facilities, said temporary repairs would likely be completed within days and controllers could return to the cab about 160 feet above the airport.
The airport authority did not accept the $1.9 million bid because it was 75 percent above the engineer’s estimate of $1.1 million.
Under terms of the agreement, the Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust will pay $1,560,000 to the Tulsa Industrial Authority and BOK Financial Corp. and BOK will release its mortgage on 15.33 acres of Air Force Plant 3.
Mediation could settle a $15.69 million lawsuit against the Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust by the Bank of Oklahoma.
A celebration of life for Studenny, who died Sept. 13 at 68, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Liberty Church in Broken Arrow.