Dothan airport control tower

Dothan Regional Airport
8:21 am
Tue March 26, 2013

Officials Consider Options to Keep Air Tower Open

Officials are trying to keep the control tower at the Dothan Regional Airport open.
JAY HARE / DOTHAN EAGLE

City and county officials are working to determine what they can do to try keeping the control tower at the Dothan Regional Airport open.


Dothan Mayor Mike Schmitz told the Dothan Eagle an aircraft maintenance repair company was looking to open a plant in Dothan and bring as many as 500 new jobs. Officials say the company is hesitant to relocate to an airport without a functional control tower.

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