NASHVILLE – The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) Board of Commissioners elected attorney Aubrey (Trey) B. Harwell III as its new chair at its May meeting. Harwell, who previously served as vice chair, succeeds Dr. A. Dexter Samuels, senior vice president for Student Affairs and executive director, Center for Health Policy at Meharry Medical College, who has served as chair since 2018 and as a board member since 2007. Amanda Farnsworth was elected vice chair after previously serving as secretary, and Bill Freeman was elected secretary. These officer positions are effective July 1 and are two-year terms.
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Airport Authority Board Elects New Officers
Attorney Aubrey Harwell III Named Chair, Succeeding Meharry Official Dr. A. Dexter Samuels
Airport Authority Awards Contract for Major BNA Roadway Improvements
$137 Million Project Will Expand Airport Roadway System and Surface Parking Lots
NASHVILLE – The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) Board of Commissioners today selected Superior Construction Company Southeast, LLC for Nashville International Airport (BNA)’s terminal access roadway improvements project. The board approved an initial $18.4 million contract for pre-construction services at today's meeting, with additional funding for construction to be approved as the project progresses over the next three years. The design-build contract, estimated at $137 million, is for a key component of BNA Vision, the airport's dynamic expansion and renovation plan.
BNA Addresses COVID-19
Updated June 1, 2020
At Nashville International Airport (BNA), the safety and well-being of all our stakeholders —passengers, employees, business partners — is our highest priority. In response to the pandemic, we've developed and implemented an aggressive cleaning program. On top of our routine cleaning activities, the following actions have been put in place at BNA: An enhanced 24-hour/365-day program that adheres to CDC guidelines, including focused cleaning and disinfecting touchpoints using an EPA-approved cleaning agent as described below. Restrooms are closed every two hours for cleaning and disinfecting. Hand sanitizers (62% alcohol) are located throughout the terminal. Airline gate areas are cleaned regularly...
BNA’s Terminal Garage, Valet Remain Available for Travelers’ Convenience
NASHVILLE – Nashville International Airport (BNA) is advising passengers of parking options available for their convenience, as well as parking lot closures due to reduced demand amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
BNA to Close One Runway for Full Reconstruction
After 30 years in service, Runway 2R/20L requires overhaul
NASHVILLE – Nashville International Airport (BNA) will temporarily close one of its four runways on April 6 for a planned reconstruction per Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards. Runway 2R/20L (pronounced “2 Right, 20 Left”) is the easternmost of BNA’s four runways and situated on the BNA campus across Donelson Pike. Runway 2R/20L has been in operation for 30 years and has reached the end of its useful life. Per FAA standards, the runway and connecting taxiways have reached the point of requiring full reconstruction. The runway is scheduled to reopen in late July 2021.