Hartsell Rogers, director of Florence Regional Airport, said he was disappointed in the lack of notification he was given about a proposal that could drastically change the Pee Dee Regional Airport District, the district in which Florence Regional Airport and Lake City Municipal Airport fall.
is not opposed to the creation of a new MOA named E, which would give military airplanes from Shaw access to the ocean where they can go ,supersonic, and use live ammunition.He
problem is with the proposed changes to the floor and ceilings of the airspace.
,Everybody is going to have to go around us,, he
said explaining that commercial aircraft will avoid the area all together if these changes are made, ,flying east by Myrtle Beach or west by Columbia, will adversely affect this region economically.