McGhee Tyson Airport to open new runway

McGhee Tyson Airport announced they will be opening a new 10,000 feet runway on Friday, December 17.

According to McGhee Tyson, Runway 5L-23R has been a result of nearly a decade of planning and construction.

"We are so excited to celebrate the completion of this project, which will reap benefits for our community for decades to come," said the airport.

Source: WBIR

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Published December 17, 2021