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.


From L to R: George Huddleston, Jr., Rosemarie Fair, Kirk Huddleston, Butch West, and Dan Mahoney

Butch West 
Columbia, TN
Representing Middle Tennessee

Dan Mahoney 
Johnson City, TN
Representing East Tennessee

Kirk A. Huddleston
Knoxville, TN
Representing Air Carriers

George Huddleston, Jr. 
Murfreesboro, TN
Representing General Aviation

Rosemarie Fair
Memphis, TN
Representing West Tennessee


Upcoming TAC Meeting Details

Date:  Thursday, June 30, 2022
Time: 11:00 AM (CST)

TDOT Aeronautics Division
Aeronautics Conference Room
7335 Centennial Boulevard
Nashville TN, 37209

The option to attend virtually is available. Please contact TDOT Aeronautics Division at (615) 741-3208 for virtual meeting access and information. 

2022 TAC Meeting Dates

  • 8/25/2022
  • 10/27/2022

2023 TAC Meeting Dates

  • 2/23/2023
  • 4/27/2023
  • 6/29/2023
  • 8/31/2023
  • 10/26/2023

*Please see the bottom of the Planning page for 2022 and 2023 Project Key Dates and Deadlines. Airport project applications must be submitted via BlackCat for inclusion on a TAC meeting agenda.  

Note:  Dates outlined above are tentative and subject to change.  For more information on future meetings and scheduling, please contact TDOT Aeronautics Division at (615) 741-3208.

Meeting information current as of: June 22, 2022