Study of Potential Airport Operations and Management Changes
Gwinnett County Fact Sheet
Posted: August 18, 2010
In 2009, a private investment group approached Gwinnett County officials with a proposal that envisioned privatization of the operations, development, and maintenance of Gwinnett County Airport - Briscoe Field. This plan proposes operational changes as part of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airport Privatization Pilot Program including potential commercial passenger service.
To read more facts concerning the potential privatization of Briscoe Field, please view the Gwinnett County fact sheet by clicking here.
FAA Approves Airport Pre-App
To read more on the potential privatization of Briscoe Field, please view the Gwinnett County press release by clicking here.
Gwinnett County Press Release
Posted: June 23, 2010
The Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) has accepted a preliminary application from Gwinnett County that reserves the fourth of five slots for Briscoe Field under the Airport Privatization Pilot Program. County officials intend to continue to analyze whether privatization and the potential addition of scheduled passenger air service is in the best interest of Gwinnett residents.