Decatur - There is good news for Decatur's airport.
The FAA and the Decatur Park District have reached an agreement, approving a 20 year leasing extension for the Decatur Air Traffic Control Tower. With the agreement there is a possibility of an additional 10 year extension if desired.
Airport officials noted high traffic rates for the Farm Progress Show. During the show 300 foreign aircraft touched down on Decatur's runways.
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