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AFCO Acquires Air Cargo Facility at Mather Airport

Dulles, VA., (February 21, 2017) – Aviation Facilities Company, Inc. (AFCO) completed the purchase of an air cargo facility at Mather Airport (MHR) in Sacramento, California from GE Capital Aviation Services. The MHR facility is situated on a 4.5-acre site with direct ramp access and includes 33,300 square feet of air cargo warehouse and office…

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Charles “Chuck” Stipancic, Jr. Elected Washington Airports Task Force Chairman

The Washington Airports Task Force is a leadership organization that works on bringing solutions to the problems affecting our airports and the quality of air services they provide, as well as their ability to expand, because air service is important to our region’s economy. Stipancic succeeds David Whitestone, a partner in the Washington, D.C. office…

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AFCO Master Development Agreement Approved

January 27, 2013 – Aviation Facilities Company, Inc. (AFCO) is pleased to announce that the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority today unanimously approved development and management agreements to dramatically improve the economic landscape of the airport, the City of Gary and Northwest Indiana. AFCO will Lead the Development Under the terms of the agreements, AFCO will…

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AFCO San Diego RDC Project Construction Award

The Regional Distribution Center (RDC) project at the San Diego International Airport financed and developed by AFCO for the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority received the 2013 Project Achievement Award from the Construction Management Association of America. The C&S Companies San Diego office was Architect/Engineer for the project, and The Augustine Company of San…

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AFCO Completes Construction of GSE Facility at Orlando International Airport

AFCO Completes Construction AFCO has completed construction of a 40,000 square-foot ground support equipment (GSE) maintenance facility at Orlando International Airport (MCO). AFCO teamed with the design/build firm The Haskell Group based in Jacksonville, Florida. The new facility is the only purpose-built, multi-tenant GSE maintenance facility at MCO. The 30-year ground lease between AFCO and…

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AFCO Hires Chuck Stipancic as Chief Operating Officer

AFCO has appointed Charles “Chuck” Stipancic, Jr. to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer.  He will direct AFCO’s Business Development; Design & Construction; Facilities; and Property Administration and Management. Stipancic comes to AFCO with an impressive background of 20 years in the aviation industry.  He spent 14 years with US Airways, most recently…

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