Airport Improvements

Project Updates

LEA Parking Lot2 2013More than $18.2 million in Capital and Major Maintenance projects are programmed at Bowman Field for FY 2016 through FY 2020.  (The Authority’s fiscal year is July 1 through June 30.)  Some of the major improvement projects include the construction of new exit taxiways off Runway 15-33, a new parallel taxiway to Runway 6-24, rehabilitation of runway select pavement and tenant-related projects.

Apron Upgrades

The asphalt pavement near the Corporate Hangar Row and East T-Hangars has been rehabilitated and additional apron repairs and other pavement improvements will be completed in CY 2015.

Central American Airways and Bowman Business Center Roof Replacement

A new roof and energy efficient heating and air conditioning units were installed on the Bowman Business Center in CY 2014.

Asphalt Repair

A Pavement Management Study is programmed during the next several years to develop an extensive pavement database, which identify pavement conditions so that the LRAA can better prioritize and plan future construction projects at Bowman Field.