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Ogden Hired as New Airport Manager

The new Mena Intermountain Airport Manager has just completed his first week on the job and couldn’t be happier in what he described as his ‘dream job.’ He began his new duties on June 1, 2016. Fred Ogden moved back to Mena last fall, where he was born and raised, to retire and be closer to his aging parents. Little ...

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Airport Commission Continues with Master Plan – Still Seeking Manager

BY MELANIE BUCK – The Mena Airport Commission approved a plan to shorten runway 09-27 by 490 feet, and will await final approval by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Gregg Shipley, of Morrison Shipley, the firm who has guided the commission throughout the building of a 40-year master plan for the airport, said it may take three to four months ...

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