Vermont Transportation Agency http://wamc.org en Southwestern Vermont Airport Facing Design Changes http://wamc.org/post/southwestern-vermont-airport-facing-design-changes <p>The Vermont Transportation Agency is considering design changes at the airport that serves Bennington to help it meet federal requirements due to take effect in 2015.<br><br>State Aviation Administrator Guy Rouelle says the new regulations require "safety areas" at each end of the runways for planes that over- or under-shoot their landing approaches.<br><br>The west end of the runway at the William H. Morse state airport is considered deficient.<br><br>He says the state has contracted with a design engineer to develop several alternative solutions.<br> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 22:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52454 at http://wamc.org