To the editor: This summer season I used to be lucky to spend time working at Pittsfield Municipal Airport. (“Ever questioned what goes on at Pittsfield’s airport or who’s flying in to the Berkshires? This is a behind-the-scenes look,” Eagle, Sept. 10.)
I’ve a background with a municipal metropolis enlargement endeavor known as Sensible Cities, the place the mayors rule over all actual property funding to fulfill the very best AAA bond score potential. These native governments depend upon how nicely municipal airports efficiently operate. The financial development in Canada and Europe is to increase municipal airports into hubs for folks to take pleasure in entry to and from different main cities world wide.
Leisure facilities in hangars, together with wonderful experiences that carry folks out of the cities and energize the economic system are the results of their wonderful success. Eating places, ski resorts, fame and fortune are the important thing drivers for an incredible expertise that may revitalize journey and increase economies again into a better gear. The convenience of intercity journey by way of Pittsfield Municipal Airport works higher than industrial flights. It’s a high-power journey hall utilizing expertise that assures new ranges of security and the convenience of entry to Europe and key switch factors to community cities that thrive on high-paced financial prosperity.
Flying from municipal airports reduces the concern of flying and supplies extra alternatives for much less price because the economic system restarts and rapidly grows. By way of entry to elegant change facilities world wide, we now profit from experiencing weeklong enterprise conferences past any Zoom convention imagined. All this captivates our upward enlargement of flights into house. Quick-paced actions and expanded-length conferences at hangar facilities filled with recreation will carry vacationers to our personal municipal area and world wide for so long as one can think about.
Municipal airports carry the sounds of life with the frenzy of every wing. It takes a second to comprehend that the municipal engine roars even when it’s resting within the hangar.
Mark Earl Dallmeyer, Pittsfield