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Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport given Airport of the Year award

Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport
Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport

The Florida Department of Transportation awarded Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport the Florida General Aviation Airport of the Year award for its outstanding acheivements in airport safety and overall management.

The airport offers three full-service, fixed-base operator facilities for private jet flights, a dedicated U.S. Customs and Border Protection clearance office, the busiest U.S. Coast Guard Air/Sea Rescue station in the country and Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue Aviation units. It saw annual flight operations grow 1.5 percent to 136,556 in 2017.

Last year, Foundry Commercial and Miami-based The Carrie Meek Foundation, Inc., broke ground on the Carrie Meek International Business Park, which will be home to an Amazon warehouse and fulfillment center upon completion.

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