Aviation Planning and Education
The Aviation program area is engaged in the development of a Regional General Aviation and Heliport System Plan funded by the Federal Aviation Administration; implementation of Joint Land Use Study recommendations surrounding the Naval Air Station Fort Worth, Joint Reserve Base funded by the Department of Defense Office of Economic Adjustment; planning for surface access to regional aviation facilities; and an aviation curriculum development study for regional colleges and universities.
Aviation Technical Committee
The Air Transportation Technical Advisory Committee (ATTAC) oversees the Regional
and Heliport System Plan and advises NCTCOG
staff on regionally significant ssues affecting the
aviation and heliport system.
RSVP to attend the next ATTAC Meeting June 21,
2013, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. at NCTCOG Offices.
Aviation Facilities in North Central Texas
The 16-county region of North Central Texas is home to a variety of public and private aviation facilities. Of the more than 400 aviation facilities,
56 are public-use facilities, with 29 included in the FAA’s National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems.
2 Primary Commercial Service Airports
11 Reliever Airports
14 General Aviation Airports
2 Public Use Heliports
Aviation Tools and Resources
NCTCOG has developed a variety of different outreach materials
related to our aviation system. These materials are designed to
educate the general public about the importance of general aviation
and provide information on related activities.
North Central Texas Airport Data System
The North Central Texas Airport Data System is an innovative tool to help facilitate regional aviation planning. It hosts a variety of information about regional aviation facilities and is available for public and airport use. See the North Central Texas Airport Data System User Guide for a quick reference tutorial on how to use this tool.
Aviation Resource Links
Aviation Weather l Federal Aviation Administration l Texas Department of Transportation, Aviation Division
- Michael Mallonee, Principal Transportation Planner (Lead)
- Michael Branum, Transportation Planner III
- Joseph Carlini, Transporation Planner lI
- Lisa Key, Administrative Assistant Il