• Instagram Icon
  • Vimeo Icon
  • YouTube Icon
  • Nextdoor Icon
  • Search Icon

City News Blog: Lakeland Linder International Airport (LAL) Public Meeting on New Large Aircraft Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Facility and Medevac Helicopter Facility Development

LAKELAND, FL (May 20, 2024) | Lakeland Linder International Airport (LAL) is currently working on the development of a large aircraft maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facility and medevac helicopter facility planned for the northeast quadrant of the airport off Drane Field Road. The City of Lakeland has retained the services of Environmental Science Associates (ESA) in assisting with the environmental review of the site.

The City of Lakeland invites you to attend a public meeting on the new development that will be held on Tuesday June 25, 2024, between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Lakeland Linder International Airport terminal building, located at 3900 Don Emerson Drive Lakeland, FL 33811.

Please stop by during this time to learn more about the planning process, review the proposed project, and speak with the airport staff and consultants. Participants will have the ability to register comments regarding the proposed development via comment card at the public meeting or email to lakelandairport@lakelandgov.net. Comments will be received by the airport until Tuesday July 9, 2024, at 5 p.m.


Adam Lunn
Public Relations and Information Manager
Lakeland International Airport

About Lakeland

The City of Lakeland was incorporated in January 1885 and has grown to become one of the largest inland communities in Florida.  With a current population of over 100,000 Lakeland continues to grow. It has been designated a Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area by the US Census Bureau for over 30 years.  With tourist attractions and gulf beaches only an hour away, Lakeland continues to capitalize on its ideal central Florida location along the I-4 corridor.  The City owns and operates Lakeland Electric, the third largest publicly owned utility in Florida and it was one of the first to offer power in the Sunshine State over 115 years ago. 

For additional information about the City of Lakeland, please visit www.lakelandgov.net.  Citizens are also invited to follow the City on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Vimeo, Snapchat and Nextdoor.  Citizens can find the City of Lakeland on these social media platforms by searching lakelandgov. 



For additional information about the City of Lakeland, please explore LakelandGov.net.
Citizens are also invited to follow the City on social media.