FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Naples Airport Authority to host open house for master plan study launch
NAPLES, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2017) – The City of Naples Airport Authority invites the public to attend an
informational open house to kick off its master plan study. The public open house will take place 5-7
p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, at the Naples Airport Commercial Airline Terminal, located at 500
The master plan, last updated in 1997, will support Naples Airport Authority in achieving
strategic goals and result in a plan for safe, efficient and environmentally conscious airport facilities to
meet the current and long-term transportation needs of the community. All interested members of the
public are encouraged to attend and provide input. This will be the first of several open houses to be held
during the two-year study.
More information can be found online at www.FlyNaples.com/masterplan.
Naples Airport is home to flight schools, air charter operators, car rental agencies, and corporate
aviation and nonaviation businesses, as well as fire/rescue services, mosquito control, the Collier County
Sheriff’s Aviation Unit and other community services. During the 2016-17 fiscal year, the airport
accommodated 95,018 takeoffs and landings.
All funds used for the airport’s operation, maintenance and improvements are generated from
activities at the airport or federal and state grants from aviation-related user fees; the airport receives no
property tax dollars. The Florida Department of Transportation values the airport’s annual economic
impact to the community at $283.5 million.
For more information or to subscribe to email updates about the airport,
Jennifer Hamilton, Gravina, Smith, Matte & Arnold Marketing and Public Relations, 239-275-5758,