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Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction

Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction

Above: Air Rice Airport, February 2005
Above: Construction begins. Excavation of drainage detention areas begins in late November 2005.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction

Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction

Above: Drainage canals take shape south of runway. December, 2005.
Above: Taking advantage of unusually good weather, Tribble & Stephens and W.T. Byler mobilize workers and machinery to build the base for the new runway and taxiways. December, 2005.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Above: EaHEA_Photos.htmrly ramp construction work begins on the first aircraft parking ramp. December, 2005.
Above: W.T. Byler's massive Volvo dumptrucks wait for work to resume after a rain. December, 2005.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Above: Taking shape. New runway, taxiway and aircraft parking ramp are clearly visible from low altitude. December, 2005
Above: Future final approach. Detention areas, drainage canals, runway, taxiway and ramp as seen from final approach to the future Runway 35.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Above: Dirtwork nearing completion. The base for the runway, taxiway and ramp near completion. January, 2006.
Above: First Pour. The first airport concrete is poured for the aircraft parking ramp. March 10, 2006.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Above: Make way for asphalt. The runway base is prepared for paving. April, 2006.
Above: Major changes to the property as site work continues. April, 2006.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Above: Crushed concrete base covers the runway, and dirtwork for the parallel taxiway nears completion, June 2006.
Above: North of the new Houston Executive Airport at 1500 feet, June 2006.
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Houston Executive Airport, Phase I Construction
Above: Short final for Runway 18, June 2006.
Above: W.T. Byler and Tribble & Stephens work to complete runway base, June 2006.
Above: Runways completed and main apron finished, July 2006 Above: Inaugural landing by airport owner Ron Henriksen, August 2006
 
Above: On the apron Mr. Henriksen steps out and gives a big thumbs up, August 2006