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Blue Grass Airport saw an uptick in passengers in 2014, setting a new record for airport.

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Lexington’s first municipal airport has earned a permanent marker in what’s now the Meadowthorpe area of town.

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Blue Grass Airport may be a well-established air travel hub today, but Lexingtonians in 1935 would have been surprised by its location.

A new program aimed at enhancing operational safety at Blue Grass Airport is moving forward with federal funding.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Blue Grass Airport in Lexington plans to maintain the number of flights to Charlotte, Chicago, and Dallas—at least for now. Service to those cities is provided by US Airways and American Airlines, which announced last week plans to merge in an $11 billion deal.