The Marana Regional Airport (AVQ) is classified as a general aviation reliever airport for Tucson International. It is located approximately 15 nautical miles northwest of Tucson and is 5 miles west of Interstate 10 on Avra Valley Road. The airport is home to more than 260 based aircraft and had more than 90,000 takeoffs and landings in 2014. The airport's main runway is 6,901 feet and the crosswind runway is 3,892 feet.
MARANA REGIONAL AIRPORT MASTER PLAN
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AIRPORT UPGRADES - Marana Regional Airport has undergone some infrastructure improvements thanks to grant funding. Check out a video of the Pavement Improvement Project from last summer, with a special shout out to Southern Arizona Drones!
NEW AIRPORT BUSINESS - Volare Helicopters has joined the multiple other businesses at Marana Regional Airport! Learn more about them here: www.volarehelicopters.com/
DRONE EDUCATION - As drones become more popular for both professional and recreational use, the FAA has released drone protocol to maintain safe skies, and Libby Army Airfield has released a safety guide for drone use.
BIDS/RFQS/RFPS - There are no current bids, RFQs or RFPs available at this time.