Passengers, Flights Down, But Airport Remains Open -Brevard NC
Last updated 4/6/2020 at 1:10pm
While more and more states have issued “stay at home” or “shelter in place” orders and the Centers for Disease Control has advised Americans to avoid all discretionary travel, the nation’s airports, including Asheville Regional Airport (AVL), remain open.
“Airports are considered part of the nation’s critical infrastructure – important to the movement of not only people in general, but possibly swift and efficient movement of needed goods and services. ” said Lew Bleiweis, executive director of AVL, in a press release. “We must remain open. Therefore, the dedicated team...