The airport receiving the most funding in the state is Miami International Airport with nearly $207 million. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will receive nearly $135 million. Palm Beach International Airport will receive $36.6 million. Key West International will receive $21.7 million.
Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport and Miami-Opa Locka Executive will each receive $157,000. North Perry Airport, Miami Executive Airport, Palm Beach County Park and North Palm Beach County General Aviation will each receive $69,000. Miami Homestead General Aviation will receive $30,000.
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao said the funding is part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act’s $10 billion airport grant program in response to the decline in passenger traffic. Chao said the funds will help save workers’ jobs.