Safety lapses at East Texas Regional Airport lead to federal fine

Safety lapses at East Texas Regional Airport lead to federal fine
Kevin Green
News
Monday, April 22, 2013 - 7:42am

A $44,000 fine paid by Gregg County in February wrapped up a 19-month federal investigation into safety deficiencies identified at East Texas Regional Airport by FAA inspectors in August 2011.

The fine arose from a certification inspection that uncovered multiple instances of noncompliance at the airport with federal safety regulations.

Gregg County Judge Bill Stoudt described the FAA’s concerns as administrative.

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