Easterwood Airport gets the go ahead to purchase equipment needed to offer regional jet service to both Houston and Dallas.
The College Station city council granted Thursday the remaining $50,000 needed to purchase the equipment. On Tuesday, Bryan approved the same amount to go toward the project.
Easterwood administrators are in negotiation with American Eagle to offer a daily jet flight out of College Station starting February 1st. But, the airline won't without the needed equipment.
Continental has offered jet service at Easterwood since last month.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.