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The GFIA Newsroom is your go-to place for public notices, printed airport materials, press releases, as well as our media kit.

Press Releases

Bookmark this page and check back frequently to keep abreast of the latest happenings at GFIA. Remember, you can keep up-to-date with all of the happenings at GFIA; just like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter (@FlyGRFord)!

Announcements & Public Meetings of Board and Committees

This is where you will find all public notices posted for the airport and the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority. Check back frequently for updates.

Media Info

This area provides information to news media organizations and is designed to facilitate news media coverage of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport. From contact information to a glossary of common airport terms to airport rules and regulations, members of the media will find plenty of helpful information here

Airport Publications

The Airport Authority produces a quarterly newsletter, annual audited financial statements, and an annual report to keep members of the community up-to-date on happenings at GRR. Copies of these and other publications are available in electronic (.pdf) format.

Request to Film

At Gerald R. Ford International we welcome requests to film within our facilities or on our campus. Parties (other than the news media) interested in filming or staging a photo shoot at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport must contact us in advance to schedule this activity.

Request Speaker

There’s a lot happening at GFIA! We would be glad to come to your next meeting and provide an overview of the airport, as well as updates on ongoing airport development projects.

Request A Tour

We've made a lot of improvements both inside and outside recently, and it just doesn't look or feel like "the same ol' airport" anymore - a fact that we are immensely proud of! With all these changes, we welcome requests to tour our facilities.

Construction News

Find out about on-airport and near-airport roadway construction activities that may impact your travels.

History and Statistics

Aviation first came to Kent County more than 100 years ago when a Wright biplane rolled across the grass at the West Michigan State Fairground at Comstock Park.