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A sign outside Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Flap Over $400,000 Taxpayer-Paid Private Driveway Results In Firing; FBI Investigates

The manager of Sikorsky Airport has been fired in an investigation of a $400,000 driveway leading to a mansion of an airport neighbor — a driveway paid for by taxpayers.

08/02/2013

Sikorsky Airport (ConnDOT photo)

Bridgeport Suspends Manager Of Sikorsky Airport

Bridgeport’s mayor has suspended the manager of Sikorsky Airport while the city investigates why taxpayers paid for a driveway leading to a mansion of an airport neighbor.

06/06/2013

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Sikorsky Airport Returning To Normal After Sandy

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Planes are taking off and landing again at the Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport, but it could be several weeks before all lighting and navigation gear damaged in Superstorm Sandy is […]

11/28/2012

Sikorsky Airport (ConnDOT photo)

Plane Slides Off Runway At Sikorsky Airport

A plane that was testing its brakes slid off the runway at Sikorsky Memorial Airport.

06/15/2012

Sirkorsky Airport

Plane That Reported Engine Problem Lands Safely at BDR

A twin-engine Cessna which reported engine problems late Saturday morning– prompting air traffic controllers to declare an emergency– landed safely at Bridgeport-Sikorsky Memorial Airport in Stratford.

10/29/2011

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