King County hosting open house about Airport Master Plan Update for Boeing Field

King County is in the early stages of updating the Airport Master Plan for King County International Airport, also known as Boeing Field. The updated plan will serve as a 20-year roadmap to guide future improvements of the airport’s facilities, helping to ensure the airport’s long-term viability and enhance safety, and furthering the airport and…

Airport’s Master Plan Update process takes flight with new webpage and working group meetings

King County International Airport launched a Master Plan Update webpage to provide the public with information about this comprehensive study. The webpage features a timeline for the 18-month process, technical working papers and contact information for questions and feedback. The process includes convening a Master Plan Update Airport Working Group. The group held its first…

Working group to hold first meeting on Master Plan Update

Thirteen stakeholders, including community leaders and airport tenants, were named this month to the Master Plan Update Airport Working Group, the panel to provide input on the regulatory framework for future development of the airport that must be submitted for approval to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Their names are below. The Working Group will convene for the first…

Boeing Field runway and Mount Rainier

Updating our Airport Master Plan

An Airport Master Plan is a comprehensive study of an airport that describes the short, medium and long-term sustainable alternatives and plans. Master plans are required by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in order to establish the regulatory framework for our future development of  actions air-side and land-side. It’s been 12 years since our current plan was adopted, and it’s…