Hancock International receives $1.6 million federal grant
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Hancock International Airport will receive a $1.6 million federal grant for safety improvements.
On Tuesday, Congressman Dan Maffei and Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner announced the funding will go towards making the runway safer and to help purchase a sand spreader, snow plow and Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting suits.
The grant was made available through the Airport Improvement Program, a federal grant program administered by the Federal Aviation Administration.
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