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Aeronautics Commission

The Tennessee Aeronautics Commission (TAC) is a five-member advisory board assigned the duties of assisting in the formulation of relevant policy planning and approving/rejecting all proposed changes in the state airport system plan, existing under the authority of Tennessee Code Annotated. The five members currently on the TAC are listed below.

TAC Members

George Huddleston, Jr., Butch West, Kirk Huddleston, Larry Mullins, Nisha Powers

Butch West
Columbia, TN 
Representing Middle Tennessee

Vice Chairman: 
Kirk A. Huddleston
Knoxville, TN
Representing East Tennessee

Nisha Powers
Memphis, TN
Representing West Tennessee

Larry Mullins
Gray, TN
Representing General Aviation

George Huddleston, Jr.
Murfreesboro, TN
Representing General Aviation

TAC Materials:

Policies under the direction of the Tennessee Aeronautics Commission - 170-02  (pdf)

2018 TAC Meetings:

Date: Thursday February 15, 2018  @ Noon  Location: Gassaway Building, 612 Hangar Lane.  There will be more meeting dates to be posted at a later time.

Meetings are typically held at either the Gassaway Building (612 Hangar Lane) or the TDOT Aeronautics Division Conference Room (607 Hangar Lane).  Dates mentioned above are tentative and subject to change. Contact the TDOT Aeronautics Division staff at (615) 741-3208 to confirm meeting dates, times, and locations.

Airport project applications must be submitted via BlackCat for inclusion on a TAC meeting agenda. Submissions are required by the close of business on the second Friday of the preceding month of the applicable TAC meeting.

For information on future meetings, please contact the TDOT Aeronautics Division at (615) 741-3208.