The City of Sanford and Lee County Government have been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation to extend sewer service to the Raleigh Exec Jetport.
When Corbi Bulluck thinks about flying, she feels extraordinarily lucky.
December 22, 2017
Bob Heuts has a request for county leadership, and from his perspective, it just may keep the Raleigh Executive Jetport on the same growth pattern it's seen in recent years.
November 14, 2017
Sanford's Raleigh Executive Jetport is months away from breaking ground on a new terminal - one that could be more than three times the size of what?s currently at the airport.
November 12, 2017
Recently, the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors requested that Bob Heuts, Executive Director of the Raleigh Executive Jetport, come to a board meeting to provide an update on things.
July 27, 2017
The Raleigh Executive Jetport held an official groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, July 27 in recognition of their Taxiway Widening and Strengthening Project.
June 22, 2017
Sanford's Raleigh Executive Jetport stands to get a complete new terminal with a $4 million contribution from the new state budget.
June 11, 2017
James Garlick hit the necessary buttons and slapped on the headset. He spoke over the radio, went through the checklist and guided the plane toward the runway.
June 7, 2017
Calling the current air traffic control system 'ancient,' 'broken,' 'antiquated' and 'horrible,' President Donald Trump announced his support for its privatization Monday.
June 6, 2017
North Carolina's Raleigh Executive Jetport (TTA) plays an important part of the surrounding region's economic growth, a community asset with quantifiable value.
May 22, 2017
Raleigh-Durham International Airport isn't the only airport in the region that is booming.
May 13, 2017
Due to overcast conditions and the potential of rain, the warbirds nesting at Raleigh Executive Jetport were restrained to the ground on Friday, May 12.
Apr 18, 2017
After years of capacity constraints, Raleigh Executive Jetport is ready to take on new corporate jets, says Robert Heuts, airport director.
March 13, 2017
Dirt is moving in Sanford as the Raleigh Executive Jetport starts a $3.5 million development project - one officials hope means more tax revenues.
March 12, 2017
The Raleigh Executive Jetport held an official groundbreaking on Thursday, March 9 in celebration of their expansion.
March 10, 2017
Local officials are hoping to change a 1991 general statue that they say would allow for significant benefits for the Raleigh Execuitive Jetport, Sanford and Lee County.
February 25, 2017
This week, we take 5 with Bob Heuts, the Airport Director of the Raleigh Executive Jetport.
February 2, 2017
Last October, when Ryan Elliott and his partners opened Libations, a specialty wine and beer store, there was little fanfare about the new retailer in Sanford, a central North Carolina city of nearly 30,000.
January 13, 2017
Past Raleigh-Durham International Airport's sprawling Terminal 2, in full view of commercial jet takeoffs to Paris, London and Seattle, traffic at the General Aviation terminal is waning.
January 9, 2017
Raleigh Executive Jetport, once known as Sanford-Lee County Regional, is getting a major revamp.
December 6, 2016
Refueling an aircraft isn't quite as intuitive as refueling your car - procedures and procise measurements are in place to ensure safety.
August 11, 2016
After taking on the role of Raleigh Executive Jetport interim Airport Director in April, Bob Heuts will now serve the airport in an indefinite capacity.
May 6, 2016
Local residents can win a free hour-long flight at the Sanford Area Growth Alliance's upcoming Business After Hours social.
April 27, 2016
Three weeks into his return to Lee County, former economic developer Bob Heuts is in a different position, but in a familiar place.
April 25, 2016
The airport authority of the Raleigh Executive Jetport in Sanford has parted ways with the airport's manager of the past two years, Greg Hudson, and hired an interim manager to take his place.
April 26, 2016
Raleigh Exec Jetport offers flights lessons! At the Raleigh Exec Jetport in northern Lee County, pilots of all sorts of planes provide corporate flights to Raleigh and the entire Research Triangle, as well as for recreational aviation.
April 24, 2016
When a child climbed aboard a fire truck, propane truck, ambulance or patrol car on Saturday, almost unavoidably the sound of a horn blasted over the crowd of families.