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  • US cargo-focussed airports report rapid growth in 2020

    US airports with a cargo focus last year saw their freight volumes grow rapidly as consumers switched to e-commerce, according to new research by Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development.

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  • RELEASE - Port Authority Celebrates #SBDC Day

    WILMINGTON, OHIO - For over 40 years the America’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network has helped millions of men, women, veteran, and minority entrepreneurs and other small business owners start and grow their businesses. Totaling nearly 1,000 locations across the country, SBDCs are in every community providing local businesses and entrepreneurs with the resources needed to succeed. The Clinton County Port Authority is pleased to welcome James Buckner, a new Business Advisor with the Miami University SBDC (MUSBDC), to the Port Authority team.

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  • RELEASE - Port Authority Launches New Economic Development Website

    WILMINGTON, OH -- The Clinton County Port Authority (CCPA) recently launched a new website, created by Golden Shovel Agency, to further strengthen its online presence and the economic growth of the community. The new site includes county-wide data, information specifically collected for site selectors, and local business resources to serve as a one-stop-shop for companies considering new investment or expansion in Clinton County.

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  • RELEASE - Wilmington Air Park Highest Volume Cargo Airport in Ohio

    (Wilmington, Ohio) The Wilmington Air Park was ranked the highest volume airport in Ohio for cargo shipped for 12 consecutive months ended July 2020. That volume also makes it the 33rd busiest airport in the United States based on pounds of freight transiting the airport.

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  • RELEASE-Wilmington Air Park Named Best Airport in Ohio

    (Wilmington, Ohio) The Wilmington Air Park was recently named the Best Airport in Ohio by Ohio Business Magazine, in its “Best in Ohio Business” Awards. In its announcement, the magazine noted: “In this, our inaugural Best in Ohio Business Awards, we wanted to honor the many businesses and services that make Ohio such a great place to do business.”

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  • RELEASE - County Emergency Loan Fund Initiated

    (Wilmington, Ohio) The Clinton County Port Authority has launched an Emergency Loan Fund (ELF), to provide short- to mid-term loans to local businesses impacted by the pandemic. “Locally, our small businesses have worked diligently to react to the new business climate,” said Dan Evers, Clinton County Port Authority Executive Director. “This opportunity is designed to target small businesses in need of immediate funds to sustain and/or fund costs associated with re-opening or remaining open.”

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  • RELEASE - Port Authority Recognized as 2020 Best Workplace in Ohio

    (Wilmington, Ohio) Annually, Ohio Business Magazine sends out the call to organizations throughout the state of Ohio, looking for the Best Workplaces. In its fifth year of recognizing for-profit, nonprofit and government institutions, the publication selected the Clinton County Port Authority to be among the 22 entities, with fewer than 50 employees as a “Best Workplace in Ohio.”

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MRO & Hangar Space - Current Tenants

 

The Wilmington Air Park is currently home to ABX Air, AMES, ATI, LGSTX and Cargill, as well as other tenants. Assets include a fully functional commercial airport, hanger space, and over nearly three million square feet of warehouse space, making it ideally suited for industries including: Unmanned Aerial Systems, Aerospace Manufacturing, Maintenance Repair Operations, Logistics and Transportation.

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ABX Air, Inc. is an FAR Part 121 cargo airline.  ABX Air flies express cargo routes for a variety of customers in the U.S. and around the world. In addition, ABX Air offers a variety of airline-related training, including flight training and simulator time.


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Air Transport International Inc. (ATI) is an experienced charter airline with the ability to reach across the globe, around the clock, even on short notice.  ATI has the equipment and valuable expertise to respond to emergency one-time charters as well as long term scheduled programs using its cargo and "combi" passenger aircraft.


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Air Transport Services Group, Inc. is a leading provider of air cargo transportation services to domestic and foreign air carrier and other companies that outsource their air cargo lift requirements.  Through its principal subsidiaries, including two airlines with separate and distinct U.S. FAA Part 121 Air Carrier certificates, ATSG provides air cargo lift, aircraft leasing, aircraft maintenance services, and airport ground services.


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Airborne Global Solutions, Inc. leverages the entire ATSG portfolio and other solution partners to develop bundled, turn-key cargo airline solutions that are flexible, customized and built on decades of experience in global cargo airline operations.

 


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Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services, Inc. (AMES) provides a fully integrated set of aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services to airlines and operators.  AMES holds a Part 145 FAA Repair certificate and offers heavy maintenance, line maintenance, parts sales and services, component repair and overhaul, and engineering services.


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Airborne Training Services is a Part 142 training facility. With 40 years of Airline experience, they offer a unique perspective on your training requirements through our years of experience. Our facilities include classroom space, door training facilities, and three full flight simulators.


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Atlas Air Worldwide is a leader in global airfreight, with more than 25 years of experience serving freight, commercial, charter, and military customers. We deliver a powerful combination of an efficient fleet, cost-saving operations, and superior customer service. With nearly 3,600 employees working together across 90 countries, Atlas Air generated 2019 net sales of $2.74 billion. We are dedicated to safety, integrity, and excellence.


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The AZEK Company is an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of beautiful, low-maintenance and sustainable products focused on the highly attractive, fast-growing Outdoor Living market. Our innovative products enhance the overall appearance of homes and structures by leveraging our material science expertise to create premium branded products that are stylish, emulate the natural look and finish of wood and are long-lasting. Through our commitment to sustainable manufacturing, we recycle approximately 400 million pounds of waste and scrap annually leveraging our advanced polymer recycling facilities. In our 30-year history we have established ourselves as clear market leaders in innovation and quality with extensive customer and distributor relationships.


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Cargo Aircraft Management (CAM) provides tailored aircraft leases with access to turn-key leasing packages that include ACMI, CMI, maintenance, and ground operations services. They offer efficient and personalized service to customers currently operating or wanting to operate cargo aircraft anywhere around the world to meet the demand of the e-commerce market through our fleet of Boeing 777, Boeing 767, Boeing 757, and Boeing 737 aircraft.


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Clear Ballot Group is the leading election innovation company, offering the most modern, secure, and auditable voting solutions in the industry. Based in Boston, the company is comprised of former in-the-trenches elections officials, master software engineers, and the entrepreneurial spirit of a high-tech startup. This diversity of the team’s perspectives allows Clear Ballot to apply modern technology and solve real problems in an industry that is often forced to operate with outdated tools. Our patented software has brought new levels of speed, accuracy, and transparency that elections traditionally lacked.

The company’s technology is based on the hand-marked paper ballot, which has been identified as the most auditable, and thus secure, form of voting. Introducing never-previously-available data, new verification methods, and increased accuracy, Clear Ballot provides confidence that every ballot is counted correctly. Our products’ superior performance and the company’s consistent commitment to continual innovation launched Clear Ballot’s evolution from a small election-auditing company to the 4th largest vote-tabulation company in just over a decade. Clear Ballot now serves jurisdictions with 26 million registered voters across 10 states. Looking forward, Clear Ballot aims to convert transparency of results into voter confidence and strengthen the democratic process nationwide.


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LGSTX Services, Inc. is an established provider of airport support services with 30 years of experience in facilities maintenance, materials handling equipment installation and maintenance, equipment/vehicle maintenance and repair, jet fuel and deicing services.  LGSTX provides exceptional services that meet a diverse range of customer needs. 


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JMCC provides commercial aviation training and consulting services. JMCC's primary services include engineering, technical publications and data research, and aircraft maintenance training.  


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Schuerger Law Group is a full-service HUBZone-certified law firm that offers a variety of legal and debt collection services to corporate, government and individual clients. Our core practice areas include creditor’s rights, corporate law, commercial law (including international business), and personal injury representation. In addition, we offer call center and related BPO services. As an industry leader with key partnerships, we leverage state-of-the-art technology solutions and compliance-driven training to achieve maximum results for every client.


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Sun Country Airlines can serve your shipping needs with affordable cargo service throughout our network. In addition, we offer leisure travel, charter group service for one-time events or long-term needs to virtually anywhere, as we have the regulatory authority to fly to most destinations in the world.


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UAS As a joint venture between the states of Ohio and Indiana, the UAS Center offers a mix of resources and a variety of test ranges to support research, development, testing and evaluation of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) technologies for businesses, government, and academia. Combined with their technical expertise and range capabilities, the UASC offers diversity of resources and facilities to support the UAS community.​