Ivanpah airport to be delayed 18 months by federal airspace reviews

June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/30/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p10
The article reports on the delay in the construction of the Ivanpah airport in Nevada due to a U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) airspace study around Southern Nevada. The airport which will be located on a dry lake bed in Ivanpah Valley near the California border will consist of a 14 gate terminal with two parallel runways for concurrent take offs and landings. When completed in 2019, the airport can handle 35 million passengers a year.


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