About Our West Virginia Airport

Miscellaneous Facts

Ground Breaking: October 18, 1944
Dedication Ceremonies: November 3, 1947
Opened for Commercial Service: December 1, 1947
Original Construction Cost: $8.3 million
Airport Acreage: 767 (280 usable)
Runway Dimensions: R/W 5-23 – 6,802′ x 150′
Elevation: 982′

Airport Directors (past and present)

1947 – 1959 – Fred C. Alley
1959 – 1976 – Calvin F. Wilson
1976 – 1981 – Ralph R. Cowgill
1981 – 1996 – Jeffrey D. Bubar
1996 – 1999 – Danny C. Huffman
1999 – 2015 – Richard A. Atkinson, III
2015 – 2019 – Terry D. Sayre
2019 – Present – Nick Keller

For Information Regarding Upcoming Meetings of the

Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority Board of Members

Please Click Here to Visit the Airport Administration Page

TITLE VI Program

It is unlawful for airport operators and their lessees, tenants, concessionaires and contractors to discriminate against any person because of race, color, national origin, sex, creed, or disability in public services and employment opportunities. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI should complete the form below and report the complaint to the Airport Director:

Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority
Contact Info: shayla@yeagerairport.com
Address: 100 Airport Road, Suite 175, Charleston, WV 25311

Title VI Poster

Title VI Complaint Form

CRW Title VI Program


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Please note Yeager Airport’s Runway 5/23 will be temporarily closed September 25th for runway rehabilitation.