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Fort Worth's Alliance Airport expansion completeFort Worth's Alliance Airport expansion completehttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=203512018-06-14T05:00:00Z2018-06-14T23:00:00Z

​​​​​Alliance Airport from the airFORT WORTH – Much went in to expanding the two runways at Fort Worth Alliance Airport including moving FM 156, along with a BNSF rail line.

In the first half of 2018, two runways and a taxiway—previously 8,200 feet and 9,600 feet—were finally expanded to 11,000 feet at a cost of approximately $260 million.

The expansion allows for a plane full of cargo and fuel to take off during the summer, wher​eas the previous runway was too short.​

The nearly three-decade project required the help of everybody from the Federal Aviation Administration, the city of Fort Worth, BNSF Railway, Tarrant County, and the Texas Department of Transportation.​

Dallas Business Journal
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
Infrastructure & Transportation
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