JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST Rowan County Commissioner Craig Pierce (center) gives a presentation to elected officials from the local districts about the futiure plan of the Rowan County Airport.
JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST NC Representive Carl Ford (left) joins Rowan County Commissioner Craig Pierce, US Congresswoman Virginia Foxx, US Congressman Richard Hudson and NC Senator Gene McLaurin on a tour of the construction site of a new hanger being built at the Rowan County Airport.
JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST A new aircraft storage hanger at the Rowan County Airport which is currently under construction. County officials are hoping for airport improvements including adding 500 feet on the end of the runway. By adding the 500 feet and a special grooved surface, the airport could land larger class of aircraft.