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Airport receives essential piece of equipment to help increase jet traffic

Airport receives essential piece of equipment to help increase jet traffic

| June 14, 2019

COSHOCTON – One of the main questions Bethel Toler gets asked about the Richard Downing Airport is if it has a Ground Power Unit (GPU). “This was one of the most critical pieces of equipment we could have for jet aircraft traffic,” said Toler, who is the administrator at the airport. “They don’t want to […]

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Coshocton Foundation makes leadership grant for airport hangar campaign

Coshocton Foundation makes leadership grant for airport hangar campaign

| October 20, 2017

COSHOCTON – Coshocton Richard Downing Airport has received a $90,000 grant from the Coshocton Foundation to support the airport’s Corporate Hangar campaign. The new 7,040 square foot hangar will provide overnight and short-term storage for business and private aircraft with space for three medium jets or other airplanes and helicopters. “We are delighted with the […]

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Warehouse Airport Grill opening

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – On Friday June 5, the Richard Downing Airport will hold its official opening of the new Warehouse Grill. As have past restaurants at the airport, customers will still have the unique pleasure of watching planes fly in and take off all while enjoying their meal. Traditional outdoor seating will be offered, as will […]

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Coshocton Airport Amphitheater announces fireworks at the airport

Coshocton Airport Amphitheater announces fireworks at the airport

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Airport Amphitheater announced plans are underway to hold a 4th of July Fireworks show at the Richard Downing Airport in Coshocton. “When we learned of the Towne Center Associations dissolving, and that the 4th of July Fireworks had traditionally been organized by the TCA, we realized we had an opportunity to […]

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Updates made to airport runway

Updates made to airport runway

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Richard Downing Airport recently added about 2 1/4 inches of new asphalt.  The runway resurfacing usually lasts around 15 years. This also increases the load bearing capacity of the runway, which enables heavier aircrafts to land at the airport. Since the runway has been lengthened to 5,000 feet, the airport has had […]

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Christian music concert set at amphitheater

Christian music concert set at amphitheater

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Make a Joyful Noise concert at the Coshocton Airport Amphitheater is a great opportunity for church groups and area residents to rock out to Christian music. Headliner of the event is Josh Wilson, who is known for hits such as, “Savior, Please” and “Before the Morning.” In 2012 he also won the […]

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Coshocton Airport Amphitheater season starts with Family Fun Fest

Coshocton Airport Amphitheater season starts with Family Fun Fest

| June 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Children will have the opportunity to be part of the entertainment during the Coshocton Airport Amphitheater season opener. Family Fun Fest 2013 will be held Saturday, June 29 and features The Amazing Portable (Cincinnati) Circus. “It’s an a la carte type troupe that has everything you’d find at a circus but the animals,” […]

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Mark’s Musings – February 15, 2012

Mark’s Musings – February 15, 2012

| February 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Beacon accompanied representatives from Richard Downing Airport on Wednesday, Feb. 8 to a meeting in Columbus on funding, operations and the economic impact county airports have on their respective communities. The morning meeting was held at the offices of the County Commissioners Association of Ohio, located on East State Street. Presenters included Brad Cole, […]

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