The airport master plan is a guide which details the status quo, forecasted growth, and alternatives for future development of an airport. As a public-use, commercial service airport, GPIA is required to undergo a master plan update every 10 years. The airport has seen continuous growth in passenger enplanements and airline service for the last six years and, in an effort to meet this increasing demand, the airport is exploring opportunities for a terminal building expansion, among other necessary facility improvements.
The airport is under contract with its planning consultant, Mead & Hunt, for the completion of the master plan update. Over the past year, Mead & Hunt has been working with the FMAA Board, industry stakeholders, local government entities and the public to complete the following steps of the master plan:
The Master Plan, a complex, year-long project, will focus primarily on terminal expansion. It was scheduled for completion in late 2018.