Regional Airport Ranks #1 in Jobs, Wages &Economic Activity

Provided by City of Manassas


The Virginia Department of Aviation just released the Economic Impact Study of 57 General Aviation and nine commercial airports.  The findings from this study show that of the $1.1 billion in economic activity created in 2016 by General Aviation airports, Manassas Regional Airport’s economic activity was $375,492,000, with 1,351 aviation jobs and wages of $117,438,000.  These are the highest economic activity numbers of any General Aviation airport in the Commonwealth.

In total, Virginia General Aviation airports created and sustained 6,119 jobs, $361,645,000 in wages and more than $1,061,194,000 in economic activity.  Virginia’s General Aviation airports contribute significantly to economic development, and …READ MORE


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