Airport Improvements Require Runway Closure in August

The runway will be closed on the following weekends: 8/1 at 6:00 am, reopening 8/3 at 4:00 pm 8/8 at 6:00 am, reopening 8/10 at 4:00 pm Why the inconvenience? The runway closure will allow completion of the following important projects: Widening of the turn radius of our parallel taxiway to allow an easier turn […]

Scott Stuart joins SkySouth as Line Operations Supervisor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SkySouth Aviation Introduces Scott Stuart as Line Operations Supervisor Burlington, NC – June 30, 2015 – SkySouth Aviation, a Fixed Base Operator (FBO) and Air Charter Service based at the Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY) is pleased to introduce Scott Stuart as the Line Operations Supervisor, effective immediately. Scott began his career in […]

Biz Jet

Business Aviation – A Tool for Growth

The National Business Aviation Association recently profiled a company, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, on how they have used their aircraft fleet (three Citation Sovereigns, a Citation X, and a Citation Bravo) to grow their business and better serve their customers. “I’m convinced that we would not be a company of 3,700 people without business aviation,” says the […]

Icy Conditions at Burlington Alamance Regional Airport.

Winter Wonderland at Burlington, NC Airport

Burlington Alamance Regional Airport Blanketed in Snow Mother Nature decided it was time for us to wake up to a beautiful winter wonderland.  Beautiful it was!  Great for airport traffic, it was not. The SkySouth FBO team was impressed with how quickly the Burlington-Alamance Airport Authority had snow plows in action, clearing our runways and taxiways so traffic […]

Economic Contribution of General Aviation

The National Business Aviation Association reports that a new industry-wide study shows that general aviation supports 1.1 million jobs and $219 billion in economic output. This is no surprise to us here in Alamance County – in 2012, a study showed that the Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport (SkySouth’s home base) contributes over $71 million annually to our local […]