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Below are archived news articles and media releases about the Hagerstown Regional Airport.

Flight Camp USA scheduled at the Hagerstown Regional Airport
One Day Camp held by Flight Camp USA and Rider Jet Center
(Hagerstown, Maryland - August 29, 2005) A one day flight camp will be held by Flight Camp USA in cooperation with Rider Jet Center at the Hagerstown Regional Airport, Saturday, September 10, 2005.

(Hagerstown, MD - July 18, 2005) Aviation Resources DE, Inc. (ARDI), a firm specializing in aviation modification, installation and maintenance services, is expanding its operations in Washington County.

Hagerstown Aviation Museum, MPT Airing of Documentary, Fairchild Fly-In
(Hagerstown, MD June 29, 2005) Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening set for Hagerstown Aviation Museum. Interest in aviation history includes the broadcast television premier of Hagerstown Aviation Documentary on Maryland Public Television and coincides with annual Fly-In at Hagerstown Regional Airport.

3rd annual Fathers Day Fly–In
To take place June 19th at Hagerstown Regional Airport.

Commercial Passenger Service to continue at HGR
(Hagerstown, MD - April 15, 2005) The staff and Airport Advisory Commission at the Hagerstown Regional Airport are pleased to announce that the U.S. Department of Transportation has decided in favor of the Washington County Commissioners' petition for the reinstatement of the Essential Air Service program eligibility.

Northrop Grumman to Perform Structural Inspection of U.S. Navy's P-3C Aircraft
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been selected to inspect the wings of U.S. Navy P-3C Orion aircraft in order to identify and correct structural fatigue problems.

U.S. Department of Transportation — Grant Advance Notice
This notification is provided to the Committee pursuant to one of the following requirements governing the public announcement of a Department of Transportation discretionary grant, letter of intent, or Federal Transit Administration full funding grant.

Hagerstown, Remembering Our Aviation Heritage..A New Documentary Film
Premier To Take Place on Sept. 18th at Rider Jet Center at Hagerstown Regional Airport
(Hagerstown, MD - Sep. 8, 2004) The unique and untold story of Hagerstown's aviation past unfolds in a new documentary film by Vintage Video Productions. With many never-before released images, and an extensive collection of rare local film footage, this documentary is sure to pique the interest of Fairchild and Hagerstown aviation enthusiasts everywhere!

Sept. 18th Fairchild Reunion Scheduled, New Hagerstown Aviation Heritage Movie to Premier
A-10s to Return to Hagerstown, Antique Aircraft to be Displayed.

A-10s Return to Hagerstown
Planning is well underway for the community event, "Fairchild Airplanes & the People Who Built Them," scheduled for Saturday, September 18, from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm, at the Hagerstown Airport. The event, which features a display of vintage Fairchild airplanes and memorabilia, will also host an A-10 pilots reunion.

Fly-in/drive-in at Hagerstown Regional Airport
On the weekend of July 17th & 18th, 2004, the Hagerstown, MD chapter 36 of the Experimental Aircraft Association and Hagerstown Aircraft Services, Inc. will co- sponsor a fly-in/drive-in event at the Hagerstown Aircraft services facility on Basore Road at the Washington County Regional Airport, Richard A. Henson Field.

Acquisition of Aviation Resources De., Inc. (ARDI) By Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC)
(Sparks, Nevada - June 10, 2004) Sierra Nevada Corporation announced that, as of today, it has completed the acquisition of Aviation Resources De., Inc. (ARDI), a Maryland-based aircraft modification, installation, maintenance and FAA Certified PART 145 Repair Station.

WiFi Hot Spot established at Hagerstown Regional Airport
(HAGERSTOWN, MD - June 22, 2004) Hagerstown Regional Airport management announced today that a Wireless Local-Area Network is now on-line at the Airport's Passenger Terminal, located at 18434 Showalter Road near Hagerstown.

Air Service Development - Hagerstown Regional Airport (HGR)
The big news for Hagerstown Regional Airport and US Airways in May is the arrival of Piedmont Airlines service to Pittsburgh. In case you haven't heard, Piedmont, a wholly owned subsidiary of US Airways, will be bringing the wonderful deHavilland Dash 8 aircraft here for that service.

New US Airways Express Carrier to Serve Hagerstown Regional Airport
(Hagerstown, MD - March 17, 2004) US Airways Express has announced that wholly owned carrier Piedmont Airlines will begin serving Hagerstown Regional Airport on Sunday, May 2, 2004.  Piedmont will be upgrading capacity and frequency between Hagerstown and Pittsburgh, utilizing the 37-seat, deHavilland Dash-8 aircraft on four daily roundtrip flights.


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