John C. Eagerton IV, D.P.A.
Alabama Department of Transportation
1409 Coliseum Boulevard
Montgomery, AL 36130
Alabama Mission: To serve the local airport operators and general public by assuring that aviation fuel taxes are spent on projects and research that will preserve and enhance Alabama’s air transportation system. Ensuring the long-term safety and efficiency of Alabama’s airports is essential to the state’s transportation system.
Deputy Commissioner of Aviation
Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities
P.O. Box 196900
Anchorage, AK 99519-6900
4111 Aviation Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99502
Alaska Mission: The mission of the Alaska Department of Transportation’s Division of Statewide Aviation is To sustain and improve the quality of life throughout Alaska. Alaska’s aviation system is the largest in the United States. Alaska has 249 state owned airports of which 172 are gravel strips, 46 paved, 30 seaplane bases and 1 heliport. Aircraft is the only means of access for 82% of the communities in Alaska.
Michael Klein, A.A.E.
Multi Modal Planning Division – Aeronautics Group
Arizona Department of Transportation
1801 W. Jefferson Street – MD 426M
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Arizona Mission: The mission of the ADOT – MPD – Aeronautics Group is to encourage and advance the safe and orderly development of aviation in the State.
Arkansas Mission: It is the mission of the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics to create a safer, more desirable atmosphere for state aeronautical activities while improving airports to better serve Arkansas communities and industry.
Division of Aeronautics M.S. #40
California Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 942874
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001
1120 N Street, Room 3300
Sacramento, CA 95814-5605
California Mission: The California Department of Transportation’s goal in aviation is to foster and promote the development of a safe, efficient, dependable, and environmentally compatible air transportation system.
Division of Aeronautics
Colorado Department of Transportation
5126 Front Range Parkway
Watkins, CO 80137
Colorado Mission: In support of the Colorado Department of Transportation’s development of a forward-looking multi-modal transportation system in the 21st century, the Colorado pision of Aeronautics shall promote partnering with its public and private constituents to enhance aviation safety, aviation education, and the development of an effective air transportation system through the efficient administration of the Colorado Aviation Fund.
State Aviation Administrator
Bradley International Airport
Terminal A, 3rd Floor, Administrative Offices
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
The Connecticut Airport Authority was established in July 2011 to develop, improve and operate Bradley International Airport and the state’s five general aviation airports (Danielson, Groton-New London, Hartford-Brainard, Waterbury-Oxford, and Windham airports).
Office of Aeronautics Regional Systems Planning
Delaware Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 778
Dover, DE 19903
800 Bay Road
Dover, DE 19901
Delaware Mission: The mission of DelDOT Office of Aeronautics is “To enhance Delaware’s economic development by fostering and promoting a safe and efficient aviation system for the movement of goods, services, and people and to encourage and promote aviation and aviation safety.”
Aaron N. Smith
State Aviation Manager
Florida Department of Transportation
605 Suwannee Street, M.S. 46
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0450
Florida Mission: The aviation mission of the Florida Department of Transportation is to provide a safe and secure air transportation system that ensures the mobility of people and goods, enhances economic prosperity, and preserves the quality of our environment and communities.
Carol L. Comer
Director, Division of Intermodal
Georgia Department of Transportation 600 W Peachtree Street, 2nd Floor Atlanta, GA 30308
Georgia Mission: Aviation Programs is tasked to assure a safe, adequate, and well maintained system of airports, to promote and encourage the use of aviation facilities and to foster safer operating conditions at these facilities. Aviation Programs is required to guide airport development, promote viable scheduled air service and assure a well-maintained system of publicly owned airports.
Charles H. Ada, II
Guam International Airport Authority
P.O. Box 8770
Tamuning, Guam 96931
355 Chalan Pasaheru, Route 10A
Tamuning, Guam 96931
Guam Mission: The Authority strives to ensure the safety and security of the traveling public; is dedicated to maintaining a superior and reliable level of airport services for our island residents and tourists; and committed to supporting the development of air linkages and facilities which are integral parts of the island’s future economic growth.
Deputy Director – Airports
Hawaii Department of Transportation
Honolulu International Airport
400 Rodgers Boulevard, Suite 700
Honolulu, HI 96819-1880
Hawaii Mission: The mission of the Airports pision is to develop, manage and maintain a safe and efficient global air transportation organization.
Division of Aeronautics
Idaho Transportation Department
P.O. Box 7129
Boise, ID 83707-1129
3483 Rickenbacker Street
Boise, ID 83705
Idaho Mission: The Idaho Transportation Department’s Division of Aeronautics serves to provide the highest quality, most effective, efficient, and safest airport system for all users of aviation services. To this end, the Division of Aeronautics plans and implements essential programs, services and projects to develop, encourage, and foster an exemplary system of airports that meet the current and future requirements of a growing and perse Idaho aviation community.
Ken W. Martin
Acting Deputy Director
Division of Aeronautics
Illinois Department of Transportation
1 Langhorne Bond Drive
Springfield, IL 62707-8415
Illinois Mission: The mission of the Illinois Department of Transportation’s Division of Aeronautics is to further safe and efficient air travel throughout Illinois. The Illinois State Aviation System is one of the largest in the nation – it’s comprised of over 870 individual landing facilities. It’s also quite perse – Illinois is home to everything from O’Hare International Airport, to Municipal General Aviation Airports, to private grass strips in farmers’ backyards. The services we provide to the public are as varied as our landing facilities. We assist with the creation, improvement and continued operations of public airports through financial assistance, inspection and technical oversight.
Office of Aviation
Indiana Department of Transportation
100 N. Senate Avenue, Room N955
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2217
Indiana Mission: The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Office of Aviation is responsible for promoting aviation safety throughout the state of Indiana. INDOT strives to maintain a high level of safety within the state aviation system.
Division of Aviation
Kansas Department of Transportation
700 SW Harrison
Topeka, KS 66603-3754
700 SW Harrison, 9th Floor
Public Access at North Entrance
Topeka, KS 66603-3754
Kansas Mission: To provide a statewide transportation system to meet the needs of Kansas.
Kentucky Mission: The mission of the Kentucky Department of Aviation is to provide a safe and secure air transportation system that ensures the mobility of people and goods, enhances economic prosperity, and preserves the quality of our environment and communities.
Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development
P.O. Box 94245
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245
1201 Capitol Access Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Louisiana Mission: Our mission is to continue to improve our aviation infrastructure to insure a safe, modern and well managed system of airports which provides convenient and efficient access to the state for tourism, commerce, industrial interest, recreation and economic development and continually modernize the state’s public airports to meet the changing needs of the aviation community.
Bureau of Planning/ State Aviation Director
Maine Department of Transportation
16 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0016
Maine Mission: MaineDOT responsibly provides a safe, efficient and reliable transportation system that supports economic opportunity and quality of life.
Ricky D. Smith Sr
Maryland Aviation Administration
Maryland Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 8766
BWI Airport, MD 21240-0766
BWI Airport, MD 21240
Maryland Mission: The Maryland Aviation Administration (MAA) fosters the vitality of aviation statewide and promotes safe and efficient operations, economic viability and environmental stewardship. Responsible for the operation of Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall and Martin State airports, the MAA provides friendly, convenient facilities and customer services and develops enhanced domestic and international passenger and cargo opportunities through intermodalism and state-of-the-art technology.
Dr. Jeffrey DeCarlo
Massachusetts Department of Transportation Aeronautics Division
Logan Office Center
One Harborside Drive, Suite 205N
East Boston, MA 02128-2909
Massachusetts Mission: The MassDOT Aeronautics Division is focused on aviation investments, airport improvements, safety, and security.
Michigan Mission: Helping communities attract and retain quality airline services that provide links to national and global markets is a high priority at the bureau.
Minnesota Department of Transportation
222 East Plato Boulevard
St. Paul, MN 55107-1618
Minnesota Mission: The Office of Aeronautics’ mission is to promote general and commercial aviation throughout the state.
Thomas M. Booth Jr., P.E.
Mississippi Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 1850
Jackson, MS 39215-1850
401 Northwest Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Mississippi Mission: The Aeronautics Division assists the public-owned airports in developing a safe and effective air transportation system in the state. The state owns no airports, all are locally owned by cities, counties or airport authorities. The Division provides technical, administrative and financial assistance to airport owners for federal and state funded construction projects.
Administrator of Aviation
Missouri Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 270
Jefferson City, MO 65102
830 MoDOT Drive
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Missouri Mission: MoDOT administers federal and state funding for airport maintenance and capital improvements. Other duties include airport safety inspections, maintaining a state airport system plan, providing airfield safety equipment, and promoting aviation education.
Montana Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 200507
Helena, MT 59620-0507
2630 Airport Road
Helena, MT 59601
Montana Mission: MDT’s mission is to serve the public by providing a transportation system and services that emphasize quality, safety, cost effectiveness, economic vitality and sensitivity to the environment.
The Montana Aeronautics Division has two bureaus: Safety and Education and Airport/Airways. These bureaus are responsible for providing for the protection and promotion of safety in aeronautics.
Nebraska Department of Aeronautics
P.O. Box 82088
Lincoln, NE 68501
3431 Aviation Road, Suite 150
Lincoln, NE 68524
Nebraska Mission: To facilitate the advancement of aviation in Nebraska.
Nevada Mission: The mission of the Nevada Department of Transportation is to provide a better transportation system for Nevada through unified and dedicated efforts.
Established and incorporated in the Nevada Department of Transportation Planning Division, the Aviation Planning Section is responsible for helping ensure that Nevada’s general aviation public and private use airports meet applicable safety requirements and provide maximum utility to their communities and the flying public.
New Hampshire Mission: Transportation excellence enhancing the quality of life in New Hampshire.
The Bureau of Aeronautics works with aviation agencies at the Federal, State and local levels to preserve and promote a system of airports necessary to guarantee the future of air transportation in New Hampshire.
Division of Aeronautics
New Jersey Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 600
Trenton, NJ 08625-0610
New Jersey Mission: The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) fosters the development of an efficient air transportation system that responds to the needs of its users and the public.
New Mexico Mission: We encourage and advance aviation in New Mexico. We support and enhance a safe and effective aviation system in the state. We foster the development of new technology and innovation.
Aviation Bureau – Pod 54, Office of Integrated Modal Services
New York State Department of Transportation
50 Wolf Road
Albany, NY 12232
New York Mission: It is the mission of the New York State Department of Transportation to ensure our customers – those who live, work and travel in New York State — have a safe, efficient, balanced and environmentally sound transportation system.
North Carolina Department of Transportation
1560 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1560
1050 Meridian Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
North Carolina mission: The Division is responsible for all aviation functions regarding state system planning, airport and aviation system development, and provides funding to communities for constructing and improving airports throughout the state.
North Dakota Aeronautics Commission
Bismarck, ND 58502
Bismarck Municipal Airport
2301 University Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504
North Dakota Mission: To provide at the highest priority, economic and technical assistance to insure an orderly and cost effective support system that enables the advancement of the state’s aviation system.
Office of Aviation
Ohio Department of Transportation
2829 West Dublin • Granville Road
Columbus, OH 43235-2786
Ohio Mission: The Ohio Office of Aviation performs a number of perse functions to meet the needs of aviation customers. The three sections that make up the Ohio Office of Aviation are Flight Operations, Aircraft Maintenance and Aviation Programs.
Oklahoma Mission: The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission’s mission is to promote aviation, which includes fostering the growth of the aerospace industry and ensuring that the needs of commerce and communities across Oklahoma are met by the state’s 113 public airports that comprise the state’s air transportation system.
Oregon Mission: Support Oregon communities by preserving and enhancing aviation safety, infrastructure, and development.
Anthony J. McCloskey
Bureau of Aviation
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 3457
Harrisburg, PA 17105-3457
Pennsylvania Mission: Provide, promote and preserve safe and reliable airsystems to our customers through sound investment and assistance.
Puerto Rico Mission: Develop, operate and manage maritime and air facilities on the island so that it results in providing high quality services in the industry.
President and CEO
Rhode Island Airport Corporation
Theodore Francis Green Airport
2000 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02886-1533
Rhode Island Mission: For safe, secure, efficient and convenient air transportation for Rhode Island the New England region; and by developing, promoting and managing the airport system to stimulate the region’s economic growth; and by fostering a corporate culture that balances fiscal, civic and environment stewardship.
South Carolina Division of Aeronautics Commission
Columbia Metropolitan Airport
2553 Airport Boulevard
West Columbia, SC 29170
South Carolina Mission: Fostering air commerce by overseeing the safety and development of the state’s public use airports and providing safe, reliable air transportation for state government and business prospects.
Office of Air, Rail & Transit
South Dakota Department of Transportation
700 East Broadway Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-2586
South Dakota Mission: South Dakota’s Aeronautics Commission promotes aeronautics, fosters air commerce, and assists the development of aviation and aviation facilities for all phases of the industry and general public in South Dakota.
Tennessee Department of Transportation
607 Hangar Lane
Nashville, TN 37217
Tennessee Mission: The Aeronautics pision represents more than just airplanes and airports, it is commerce. The economic impact aviation creates within the borders of the State of Tennessee is enormous. To facilitate such benefits the division administers Federal and State funding to assist in the location, design, construction and maintenance of Tennessee’s perse public aviation system.
David S. Fulton
Division of Aviation
Texas Department of Transportation
125 E. 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701-2483
150 E. Riverside Drive
5th Floor, South Tower
Austin, TX 78704
Texas Mission: Provide safe and efficient movement of people and goods, enhance economic viability and improve the quality of life for the people that travel in the state of Texas by maintaining existing roadways and collaborating with private and local entities to plan, design, build and maintain expanded transportation infrastructure.
Utah Mission: Quality Transportation Today, Better Transportation Tomorrow. Promote and foster aviation in Utah by providing safe and functional airport systems as an integral part of the statewide transportation program. Supply safe and efficient air transportation to state agencies and those conducting state business. Provide quality maintenance for state-owned aircraft. Be team oriented and sensitive to the needs of each individual in the organization and customers.
Vermont Mission: Vermont’s Agency of Transportation Aviation Program supports, maintains, and enhances the public use airport system in the state. The Aviation Program strives to promote efficient and effective air transportation of goods and people to support Vermont’s business and recreational activities in an environmentally safe manner.
Virginia Mission: Our mission is to cultivate an advanced aviation system that is safe, secure and provides for economic development; Promote aviation awareness and education; and provide flight services for the Commonwealth Leadership and State agencies.
Washington Mission: The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Aviation is responsible for protecting and preserving Washington State’s 138 public use general aviation airports. Airports are a vital part of the communities they serve and are an important part of Washington State’s transportation system.
West Virginia Department of Transportation
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East
Building Five, Room A-129
Charleston, WV 25305
West Virginia Mission: The West Virginia Aeronautics Commission (WVAC) fosters and assists in the development of aeronautics in West Virginia and encourages the establishment of airports and air navigation facilities.
David M. Greene
Bureau of Aeronautics
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 7914
Madison, WI 53707-7914
4802 Sheboygan Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
Wisconsin Mission: Our mission is to provide leadership to maintain and develop a safe and efficient air transportation system. Assisting airport sponsors to identify, manage and address the many challenges they face to develop and maintain a safe and efficient airport is an important element of our mission.
Wyoming Mission: To enhance the economic well-being and quality of life in Wyoming by working with public and private partners to produce a safe and efficient aviation system.