Scholes International Airport (GLS)

Scholes Airport with Small Airplane in Front

Our Mission

The mission of Scholes International Airport is to promote and operate the Airport in a safe and efficient manner. The Airport will be responsive to the needs of the community and function as an economic development engine while keeping the community informed of its economic impact.

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What We Do

  • Maintain compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and standards.
  • Continue to operate the Airport at a financially self-sustaining level.
  • Promote positive community awareness and appreciation for the airport.
  • Continue the positive relationship with the FAA and TXDOT.
  • Promote public educational seminars and conferences concerning aviation.
  • Continue to add additional hangar access for future development.
  • Promote open house events, and encourage school groups to tour our facilities.
  • Set up presentations to inform local civic groups of our economic impact on the city.
  • Work with and understand the needs of the community.
  • Continue to increase development and revenues to the airport in order to match Federal and State grants.
  • Continue to work with GEDP to promote the airport.

Airport Advisory Committee

View the Airport Advisory Committee sub-page here.