MCE’s aviation department provides airport engineering services to over 20 individual airport clients including both general aviation airports and commercial service airports. Because we have worked with a large number of airports, MCE has had the opportunity to work with a variety of airport types and sizes from some of the largest airports in the region – Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport and Texarkana Airport – to some of the smallest general aviation airports which operate with only a few aircraft. We’re proud of this breadth of experience and we appreciate the vital roles general aviation airports serve in transportation networks.

The MCE airport services team is well-versed in Federal Aviation Administration regulations and State Department of Aeronautics requirements, and we are fully aware of changing legislation, as well as planning and design requirements. Moreover, we’re educated in the ways that these changes will affect our clients and their projects, both ongoing and future. 

Services we provide: 

Planning & Environmental

  • Feasibility Studies

  • Airport Master Plans

  • Environmental Assessments

  • Land Acquisition

  • Airport Layout Planning

  • Obstruction Studies

Funding Services

  • CIP Reports

  • Grant Administration

  • Alternate Funding Sources

  • Funding Presentations & Applications

  • DBE Plan Preparation & Reporting

Design Services

  • Pavement Design/Evaluation

  • Field Surveys

  • Airside

  • Landside

  • Airfield Lighting

  • Construction Safety Plans

  • Geotechnical Investigation

Services During Construction

  • Bidding Administration/Assistance

  • Full-Time Construction Observation

  • Construction Materials Testing