allan muncy en Macon airport reopens with new runway <p>Macon&rsquo;s Fower Memorial Airport reopened after being closed for five months for the construction of a new runway. City Administrator Allan Muncy said the improvement to the airport is very important because of what a big role the airport plays to the city.</p><p>The new runway is made of concrete and is 900 feet longer than the old one. The runway will support a new jet-fuel fueling system the airport recently added and allow bigger planes to fly into the airport, like the type that small businesses own.</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 20:54:45 +0000 Madi Morris 41856 at Macon airport reopens with new runway