GWB Maintenance/NOTAM’s

GWB Maintenance/NOTAM’s

Runway Extension The DeKalb County Airport is currently in the process of extending runway 9-27 from 5,000 ft to 7,100 ft. This project has been planned for over two decades. Recently we finished construction on the extension of CR 62 (2021), the grade and drain...
Young Eagles

Young Eagles

2024 Young Eagles at DeKalb County Airport VAA 37, A Hangar Saturday –  May 4th, May 11th, June 15th, August 24th Registration is from 9am-11am and Flights are from 9am-1pm.   Kids 8-17 fly free. No purchase, no catch. Fully volunteer funded and staffed....
Solar Eclipse 2024

Solar Eclipse 2024

From FWATC: Please be aware of the following scenarios that may occur from the increase in traffic: Because of the increased activity, there may be limited services to VFR traffic Pop-up IFR operations may become more difficult if weather conditions are conducive ATC...
The DeKalb County Airport…

LiveATC – GWB

We are very excited to now be streaming on LiveATC! Just click the link – Airport Detail: KGWB | LiveATC.net or download the LiveATC app for your Apple or Android device. We are steaming our AWOS, Clearance Delivery and CTAF! It’s great fun to listen when away...
The DeKalb County Airport…

Analysis details airport’s impact

KATHRYN BASSETT kbassett@kpcmedia.com AUBURN — The DeKalb County Airport and associated activity generated $24.4 million in economic activity in 2019, according to an economic impact analysis conducted by the Purdue University Fort Wayne Community Research Institute....