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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.

TN Aeronautics Commission

L/R:  Dan Mahoney, Kirk Huddleston, Butch West, Nisha Powers, and George Huddleston, Jr.

Chairman:
George Huddleston, Jr.
Murfreesboro, TN
Representing General Aviation

Vice Chairman: 
Nisha Powers
Memphis, TN
Representing West Tennessee

Secretary:
Butch West
Columbia, TN
Representing Middle Tennessee

Member:
Kirk A. Huddleston
Knoxville, TN
Representing Air Carriers

Member:
Dan Mahoney
Johnson City, TN
Representing East Tennessee

2020 TAC Meetings

Date:  Thursday,  October 22, 2020  at TBD 

Location:  TBD

Additional TAC meeting dates to be posted as meetings are scheduled and information becomes available.  For information on future meetings and scheduling, please contact TDOT Aeronautics Division at (615) 741-3208.

Note:  Dates outlined above are tentative and subject to change.  Please contact TDOT Aeronautics Division at (615) 741-3208 to confirm meeting dates, times, and locations prior to the meeting.

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 last Friday of the preceding month of the applicable TAC meeting.  Please see the Planning page for 2020 Project Key Dates and Deadlines.   

Meeting information current as of:  June 22, 2020

Recordings of TAC WebEx meetings:

March 25, 2020

April 23, 2020

June 17, 2020