NEORA

Events

The Ashtabula Chamber of Commerce canvassed to determine interest in air freight and taxi service

1959

Comprehensive Airport report published by the Ashtabula County Planning Commission

March 1959

Ashtabula Area Development Association recommended an Ashtabula-Conneaut Airport located in North Kingsville, on land purchased by the City of Ashtabula

1961

The Airport Committee of the Ashtabula County Planning Commission reiterated its position on developing the Jefferson Airport

April 1962

FAA Site survey of County Airports

1964

The Airport Development Committee declared it's position favoring public ownership of the airport

1964

The Ashtabula Area Chamber of Commerce appointed the Airport Development Committee to re-activate county airport planning

1964

5 million dollars allocated for airports in the State of Ohio- Ashtabula County received $100,00

1965

Resolution passed by Ashtabula County Commissioners establishing the Airport Authority

July 29, 1965

Approval of the Site issued by the FAA

November 17, 1965

Brown- Peterson Road site approved by the Trustees

December 2 1965

New hangar construction approved. $85,000 for buildings. Site work is additional cost.

October 1977

Kettunen Aeronautical opens business. Flight school, maintenance, rental

April 1982

ASOS weather station installed

June 1993

Establishment of Aviation Trusts with The Cleveland Foundation

2012

FAA Approves Airport "C" Classification

February 2012

Airport Business and Marketing Plan, including Name Change, presented to the Community

April 2012

Airport Open House

September 2013

Gas Line Relocation

April 2014

Northeast Ohio Regional Airport Named Airport of the Year by the Ohio Aviation Association

April 30 2014

ODOT values the Airport as a $48.97 Million Dollar asset, with an economic output of $5.5 Million

August 2014

Northeast Ohio Regional Airport and the Ashtabula County Airport Authority receive the Best of the County Award

September 2014

De-icing services available at NEORA

November 2014

Facilities include 44 T-hangars, 5 conventional hangars comprising over 31,000 square feet of space

2015

13 tie-down spaces, a 27 space auto parking area, 10,000 gallon above-ground Jet A fuel tank

2015

The Ashtabula County Airport Authority joins the Growth Partnership for Ashtabula County

May 2015

Groundbreaking for $9.5 Million dollar Runway Expansion and Replacement

July 14, 2015

50th Anniversary celebration

July 30, 2015

Community Members gather at the Geneva Lodge and Conference Center to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Northeast Ohio Regional Airport

USDA Loan for new hangars approved

June 20054