2012 Missouri Statewide Airports Economic Impact Study
division of MoDOT includes the Aviation team. This team administers state and federal
funding for airport maintenance and capital improvement projects. Other duties include airport safety inspections,
maintaining a state airport system plan, providing airfield safety equipment
and promoting aviation education.
Chapter 305 of the Missouri Revised Statutes establishes state
law related to Aircraft and Airports. It also includes specific
guidelines concerning MoDOT administration and eligibility
for state and federal aviation grants. http://www.moga.mo.gov/statutes/c305.htm
Aviation Advisory Committee
The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission formed
an Aviation Advisory Committee in 1987 to advise them on
aviation matters. The committee is made up of eleven members
representing pilot groups, airport management, aviation
education, business owners and aviation consulting firms.
The committee meets regularly to discuss and is involved
in state aviation legislation, airport funding, tall towers,
safety and aviation education issues.