The Aviation program area is currently engaged in the development of an ordinance for the operation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)
in the region; planning for Surface Access to regional aviation facilities; and also the continued development of the North Texas Aviation Education Initiative.
The Air Transportation Advisory Committee oversees the Regional General Aviation and Heliport System Plan and advises NCTCOG staff on regionally significant issues affecting the general aviation and heliport system.
North Central Texas Aviation Facilities
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
3 Public Use Heliports
Staff Contacts: Natalie Bettger, Ernest Huffman
North Texas Aviation Education Speakers Bureau
Regional General Aviation and Heliport System Plan