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Fact Sheets & Guides

Fact Sheets

Fact sheets cover specific airport-related topics in a concise one-page format.


Guides and toolkits offer practical advice and instruction on specific topics related to airport operations.

Flying High: A Marketing Toolkit for Minnesota Airports
Presents survey results that show the economic impact made by Minnesota's airports. In addition to other information and resources, the toolkit offers ideas for airport personnel wanting to build support for their operations by demonstrating how the airport benefits the communities it serves.

Capital Improvement Program Guide (1.2 MB PDF)
Offers practical information to help airport personnel complete a Capital Improvement Program, develop a plan for meeting an airport's current and future needs, and manage an airport's capital improvement projects.

Emergency Guidebook for General Aviation Airports: A Guidebook for Municipal Airport Managers (666 KB PDF)
Provides information to help municipal airport managers plan for emergencies. Includes a template for creating an Airport Emergency Plan, checklists for typical hazards, and forms for several emergency situations.

Agricultural Aircraft Operations on Municipal Airports (1.5 MB PDF)
Provides information to help municipal airport managers better understand and work with agricultural spraying operations. The guidebook's topics include laws, record-keeping requirements, operational issues, material storage, insurance, and emergency response plans related to agricultural spraying.

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