Martin State Airport
Two snowy owls were captured at Martin State Airport in Middle River. The bird’s size, wingspan and low-flying nature pose a threat to aviation.
The shutdown of Maryland’s five regional airports due to the federal budget crisis has been delayed.
The FAA announced Friday it will shut down the air traffic control towers of five smaller Maryland airports because of the government’s forced budget cuts.
Just one year ago, Frederick Municipal Airport debuted a new, $5 million air traffic control tower paid for by the federal stimulus legislation.
Maryland State Police are set to get their first two new helicopters.