Lordsburg Airport Gets Funds

Lordsburg – The Lordsburg airport has been awarded a $137,823 grant to install an automated weather observation system.

Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., says the U.S. Department of Transportation funds will help airport officials provide pilots with accurate weather information.

Bingaman calls the funding "a good investment in the city's future."

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