Walnut Ridge Regional Airport Archive

  • Tense Moments Unfold At Walnut Ridge Regional Airport On Friday

    At 1:20 pm the Walnut Ridge Fire Department received a report of a plane with landing gear problems attempting to land at the Walnut Ridge Regional Airport. Walnut Ridge Fire responded with several engines, a rescue truck and brush truck. Reports stated there were 3 […]

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  • Walnut Ridge Regional Airport is center of attention for state drill

    On March 25th, 2015 the Arkanasas Department of Emergency Management, FEMA, and the Arkansas National Guard began a two day drill that took place at the Jacksonville Fire Training Center. The Arkansas/ FEMA region six resource distribution rehearsal of concepts drill was held with much […]

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  • Boozman Helps Secure Military Fuel Contract for Walnut Ridge Regional Airport

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) helped secure a military fuel contract renewal for the Walnut Ridge Regional Airport. The airport was in danger of losing its contract because it failed to meet the sale requirements of at least 50,000 gallons of jet fuel […]

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  • Museum Hosting ‘50s Party and Dance

    (Walnut Ridge, Ark.) – The Wings of Honor Museum is planning to take folks back to the 1950s. The museum is hosting At the Hop, a ‘50s party and dance, on Saturday, January 25, in Hoxie. The event is a fund raiser for the World […]

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  • Walnut Ridge Airport And Wings Of Honor Museum Hosting Fly-In

      The Walnut Ridge Airport has announced that they are teaming up with the Wings Of Honor Museum for a Fly-In and Safety meeting on April 5th and 6th followed by an Ag-Cat Fly In on April 9th through the 12th.   The Walnut Ridge […]

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  • Walnut Ridge Airport Host Civil Air Patrol Exercise On Saturday

    On Saturday, Michelle Anthony, Manager of the Walnut Ridge Regional Airport played host to a statewide training exercise for the Civil Air Patrol.   The training was a mock exercise, the scenario was a plane that left Searcy and never arrived at it’s destination, Blytheville. […]

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