Frequently Ask Questions About the Need and Construction of XWA

What are the primary reasons that there is a proposal to relocate the airport?

Could Sloulin Field be fixed?

What is the benefit of the new airport for our community?

How was the new site selected?

With reduction in oil prices, why is the relocation of the airport still required?

How long will it take to build the airport?

What are the anticipated costs of relocation?

How is land acquisition being handled?

What happens to the existing airport?

What additional air services will be at the new airport?

How is the project going to be bid out?

How can firms participate in the construction of the airport?

What are some of the anticipated hurdles?