Centennial Airport (APA)


APA runway runs away with top asphalt honors
Posted: March 13, 2018

The Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority and Aggregate Industries were recently honored, together, at the 24th Annual “Best in Colorado” Asphalt Pavement Awards Dinner, for the 2017 RWY 17L/35R resurfacing project, completed last summer at Centennial Airport.

The $7.5 million project was named “Best in Colorado” in the airport category, citing excellence in several areas such as design, materials, mix, surface appearance and drainage. The award was presented at the annual Colorado Asphalt Pavement Association’ annual award gala, held Feb. 21 in downtown Denver the Crown Plaza Hotel.

Captain 'Sully' Sullenberger to headline Centennial Airport 50th anniversary event
Posted: Jan 31, 2018

‘Miracle on the Hudson’ pilot to share personal story, images to benefit the Centennial Airport Foundation’s local aviation and aerospace education scholarship program.

Posted: Jan 31, 2018

In observance of Presidents’ Day, the Arapahoe County Airport Authority administrative offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 19. No gate card or fingerprinting services will be available. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20. If you need on-airfield assistance, please contact airport operations at 303-877-7307.

APA Through the Lens: "Air" Myles
Posted: Oct. 18, 2017

Spending the day at an airport isn't always a good thing, but for one young man with dreams set on becoming a pilot, it actually turned out to be pretty darn cool.

THINGS TO DO: Aviation-themed day tips
Posted: Oct. 10, 2017

Aviation buffs don't have to spend a lot of money to get their wings on. There are several inexpensive (some free) options, all within driving distance of our fair city.