RADS grant funding a boost for 26 regional airports
News for the Department of Transport
Regional and remote airports across Western Australia have shared in over $2.6 million in Regional Airports Development Scheme (RADS) grants for the 2019-20 round.
The RADS grants, funded through the Department of Transport, will provide vital funding to help improve infrastructure and safety at 26 of WA's regional airports this year.
Projects funded in this round include runway resealing, upgrading airstrip lighting for night landings, installation of fencing and nets to keep animals out, developing airport master plans and improving operational safety and facilities for the Royal Flying Doctor Service operations.