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First Responder Aviation Fly-In

Oct 13, 2021 | Airport , Police , Fire

First Responder Aviation Fly-In

The Hickory Police Department and Hickory Regional Airport are hosting a First Responder Aviation Fly-In on Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The purpose of the event is to attract members of the community and aviation enthusiasts to see a variety of first responder aircraft and...

City of Hickory, Burke County partner to construct new airport hangar

Mar 09, 2021 | Economic Development , Airport , City Manager , City Council

City of Hickory, Burke County partner to construct new airport hangar

On March 9, Hickory City Council and the Burke County Board of Commissioners approved a memorandum of understanding for a partnership to construct a new 12,000-square-foot airplane hangar at the Hickory Regional Airport in Burke County. Per the memorandum, the City will design and construct the h...

Blue Angel arrives in Hickory

Nov 13, 2020 | Airport

Blue Angel arrives in Hickory

On Friday, November 13, Blue Angel #5 made its final flight to Hickory, where it will join the Hickory Aviation Museum's flight line collection. The Blue Angel made three passes over Hickory Regional Airport before landing and traveling through a water salute in honor of its last flight. Here are so...

Blue Angel finds new home in Hickory

Nov 04, 2020 | Airport , Communications

Blue Angel finds new home in Hickory

The City of Hickory and the Hickory Aviation Museum are excited to announce the museum’s latest addition to its permanent aircraft collection. On Friday, November 13, Blue Angel #5 F/A-18 BuNo 162411 will fly into Hickory Regional Airport around 12:30 p.m. to join the Hickory Aviation Museum’s fl...

Hickory airport manager receives Patriot Award

Nov 03, 2020 | Airport , Communications

Hickory airport manager receives Patriot Award

Hickory Regional Airport Manager Terry Clark was presented with a Patriot Award from Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) in recognition of his extraordinary support of an employee who serves in the National Guard. Clark was nominated for the award by Army National Guard Specialist Du...

New hours at Hickory Regional Airport

Mar 02, 2020 | Airport , Communications

New hours at Hickory Regional Airport

Published: March 2, 2020   Effective Monday, March 2, the Hickory Regional Airport’s Fixed Base Operations (FBO) facility will expand its operating hours to better accommodate the aviation needs of customers.  The new weekday hours will be Monday through Friday, 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m...

Burke County and City of Hickory Awarded $1.5M Grant

Dec 20, 2019 | Airport , Public Services , Communications , City Manager

Burke County and City of Hickory Awarded $1.5M Grant

Published: December 20, 2019   The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) approved a $1,500,000 grant for Burke County, N.C., and the City of Hickory to construct access road improvements leading into a proposed industrial park located in the City of Hickory.  The ARC funds will be us...

Young Eagles discover flight at Hickory Regional Airport

Jul 22, 2019 | Airport , Communications

Young Eagles discover flight at Hickory Regional Airport

Heralded as the “First in Flight,” the state of North Carolina has a long, rich history of aviation.  Therefore, it is no surprise that the state and the Hickory community continue to celebrate the spirit of aviation and the wondrous opportunities made possible by flight. The second Saturday...

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