Category Archives: MRRA in the News

Fall 2016 Redevelopment News: Hiring Surge Continues at Brunswick Landing

28 Sep 2016 | Add a Comment

Executive Director’s Report: Summer Sizzling With Jobs Growth It was a very productive summer of redevelopment and job creation at the former Navy base. As of September 1st, our employee count was more than 1,200 workers at Brunswick Landing and Topsham Commerce Park. That number is more than triple what was originally forecast. Thanks to booming companies like […]

Video: WWII Aircraft Arrive at Brunswick Executive Airport

22 Sep 2016 | Add a Comment

The Collings Foundation “Wings of Freedom Tour” is at Brunswick Executive Airport for then next two days. Visitors to the airport have a unique opportunity to view WWII era aircraft up close. Aircraft that will be on display include the P-51 Mustang, B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator, and the B-25 Mitchell. In addition to viewing […]

Brunswick International Fly-In, Wings of Freedom Tour at BXM This Week

19 Sep 2016 | Add a Comment

Take a Flight in WWII B-17 “Flying Fortress” at Brunswick Executive Airport The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority (MRRA) is excited to host two aviation events at the airport this week. Both events are open to the public. The first event is the Collings Foundation “Wings of Freedom Tour”. Visitors to the airport will have a unique […]

Traffic Advisory: Road Work at Brunswick Landing

8 Sep 2016 | Add a Comment

Over the next several days, MRRA will have a contractor working on the pavement markings on the full length of Admiral Fitch Avenue from Bath Road to Orion Street. The traffic pattern on Admiral Fitch Avenue from Forrestal Avenue to just beyond Pegasus Street (the four-way stop) is being changed from four lanes (two inbound […]

MRRA Offering Bounty for Aid in Apprehending Airport Vandals, Trespassers

30 Aug 2016 | Add a Comment

Help us capture Brunswick Executive Airport vandals and you could earn $500 payday! The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority (MRRA) is seeking help in catching the folks who trespassed and vandalized MRRA property recently. We’re offering a $500 reward for information leading to the capture, arrest, and prosecution of the individuals who trespassed on and vandalized MRRA […]

P-51 Mustang from Commemorative Air Force at BXM

23 Aug 2016 | Add a Comment

A vintage P-51 flew into the airport this morning. The airplane is with the Commemorative Air Force (CAF), which participated in the “Rise Above/Tuskegee Airmen” exhibit and fly-in at the Wiscasset Airport over the weekend. Mark Welborn of Wiscasset won a raffle to take a flight in the Mustang with about a half-hour of air […]

Airport Webcam Back Online

16 Aug 2016 | Add a Comment

Brunswick Executive Airport Activities in Real Time Live Broadcasting from Brunswick Executive Airport We’ve installed a new webcam, which shows the BXM airfield from the second floor of the terminal building. The live stream is provided by Ustream, a web app we’ve used in the past for the fire station demo and other MRRA events.

MRRA Creating More Manufacturing Space to Meet Demand at Brunswick Landing

7 Jul 2016 | Add a Comment

Hangar 4 East Industrial Project Under Way The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority recently kicked off a renovation project located on the east side of former Navy Hangar 4. The project is designed to help growing manufacturing companies in need of industrial space. The space will be ideal for companies engaged in the aerospace, composites, renewable energy, and biotech/biomed […]

Time to Hit the Maine Flying Trail Again for Twin Lobster Special

30 Jun 2016 | Add a Comment

Maine Aviation Business Association Presents the 2016 Maine Flying Trail The Maine Aviation Business Association (MABA) is delighted to once again present the Maine Flying Trail Passport Program. Pilots may pick up a passport at participating airports and seaplane bases throughout the State of Maine. This program is a great way to encourage pilots to […]

Meeting Minutes

See a complete list of meeting minutes for board meetings and special meetings back to January 2008.