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Colorado Springs Airport passes FAA inspection

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Posted at 4:33 PM, Mar 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-09 18:33:28-04

COLORADO SPRINGS — For the fifth year in a row, the Colorado Springs Airport has passed the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) annual Airport Certification Inspection with zero deficianies.

According to the airport, the inspection is required annually for passenger service and covers a range of operational and safety standards. These include specific aspects of employee training, the conditions and maintenance of pave and unpaved surfaces, lighting and signage, emergency response, fueling operations, and other operational procedures.

“This accomplishment is directly attributed to the dedication of our maintenance and operations staff,” said Brett Miller, Assistant Director of Aviation - Operations & Maintenance. “Our Airport Operations, Field Shop, Airfield Electricians, and each member of our staff have played key roles in the continued safety and efficiency at the Colorado Springs Airport.”