1. About Barnes Municipal Airport

    Barnes Municipal Airport BAF|KBAF|BAF, also known as Westfield-Barnes Airport, is a tower-controlled public airport located three miles (5 km) north of the central business district of Westfield, a city in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States. This airport is owned by City of Westfield. The airport is also northwest of the larger city of Springfield and the FAA lists the location as "Westfield/Springfield".

    Barnes is one of Massachusetts' largest airports with a strong flight training, general aviation, and military presence.

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    1. We are looking to change our (airport) entry way and redevelop the property to enhance Barnes Municipal Airport.
      In Westfield planning new development at closed Whip City Speedway
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    2. Plane Speaking | BusinessWest

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      Plane Speaking | BusinessWest ...ories. Were a service center for airplanes, said Ahern, general manager of Gulfstreams sprawling operation at Barnes Municipal Airport in Westfield. He would go on to draw a number of loose comparisons between his operat... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport

    3. Westfield Mayor Daniel M. Knapik cites downtown revitalization and strides in education as accomplishments

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      Westfield Mayor Daniel M. Knapik cites downtown revitalization and strides in education as accomplishments ...bility while plans are in motion to attract more business and industry stemming from initiatives at Westfield Barnes Municipal Airport. “There’s more good news coming out of the airport,” Knapik said, adding that announ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport   Daniel M. Knapik

    4. Wings & Wheels Show Slated for Aug. 24-25

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      Wings & Wheels Show Slated for Aug. 24-25 ... a bridge between the massive air shows staged over the past several decades at Westover Air Reserve Base and Barnes Municipal Airport in Westfield, and the ones to come in the future. There won’t be any of those shows... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport

    5. F-15 fighter jets based in Westfield moving temporarily to Westover in Chicopee

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      F-15 fighter jets based in Westfield moving temporarily to Westover in Chicopee

      Residents near Westover Air Reserve Base are likely to experience increased noise from training flights of F-15 Eagle fighter jets that will be stationed there or as long as six months.  About 14 of the jets from the Massachusetts Air National Guard’s 104th Fighter Wing will be temporarily located at Westover while Barnes Regional Airport in Westfield undergoes a $30 million project to repair its runways.

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      Mentions:   Chicopee   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport

    6. Westfield to seek new proposals for a solar farm at former landfill

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      Westfield to seek new proposals for a solar farm at former landfill ...s with SunEdison, negotiations are continuing with Borrego Solar Systems Inc. for a solar farm on 35 acres of Barnes Municipal Airport property off North Road. Barnes manager Brian Barnes said negotiations are nearly com... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport   Daniel M. Knapik

    7. Holyoke second only to Boston in solar-energy capacity in Massachusetts, study

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      Holyoke second only to Boston in solar-energy capacity in Massachusetts, study ...s landfill. Westfield is in talks to install two solar, one on a capped landfill and another on 35 acres near Barnes Municipal Airport. ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Amherst   Northampton

    8. Penn National Gaming interested in Westfield site for casino

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      Penn National Gaming interested in Westfield site for casino ...ite is the only viable location for a casino in the city, Knapik said. It borders East Mountain Country Club, Barnes Municipal Airport and North Road. A Westfield native, Knapik called the casino an economic development ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Springfield   Holyoke

    9. Smaller airports in Western Massachusetts provide big service to state economy

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      Smaller airports in Western Massachusetts provide big service to state economy ...Upon Fark Reddit Share Email Print barnes.JPG The Republican | John SuchockiBrian Barnes, airport manager for Barnes Municipal Airport, sits in the atrium of the airport administration building with the runway and contro... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Northampton   Chicopee   Westfield

    10. Westfield-Barnes Municipal Airport changing name to reflect regional operations

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      Westfield-Barnes Municipal Airport changing name to reflect regional operations ...ort is changing its name to Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport. WESTFIELD – Officials are changing the name of Barnes Municipal Airport to better reflect its current operations and programs and enhance efforts to market d... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   The Republican   Barnes Municipal Airport

    11. Westfield planning new development at closed Whip City Speedway

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      Westfield planning new development at closed Whip City Speedway ...North Road-Route 202. “We are looking to change our (airport) entry way and redevelop the property to enhance Barnes Municipal Airport,” Barnes said. Two large aviation firms, General Dynamics Aviation Services and Gulfs... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   The Republican   Barnes Municipal Airport

    12. Advertising campaign launched to promote Westfield

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      Advertising campaign launched to promote Westfield ...t, Amelia Park and Children’s Museum and other amenities such as Stanley Park, Westfield State University and Barnes Municipal Airport, said the mayor, Hagan and Daley. “More energies will be directed later this spring a... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield State University   Westfield   The Republican

    13. Can basketball's birthplace be a slam dunk for local businesses?

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      Can basketball's birthplace be a slam dunk for local businesses? ...e Pioneer Valley in everything from food to lodging and private jets landing at Westover Air Reserve Base and Barnes Municipal Airport. Doleva estimates that this year’s economic impact could top $5 million. A summertime... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Basketball Hall of Fame   The Republican

    14. Westfield appoints Jeffrey Daley as city's first advancement officer

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      ...es on Cabot Road, which the mayor is touting for creation of an environmentally friendly technology park, and Barnes Municipal Airport. Also, the officer will be responsible for securing grants to assist the city in fun... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   Greater Westfield Chamber of Commerce   The Republican

    15. Westfield Mayor Daniel Knapik to appoint Jeffrey Daley as advancement officer

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      Westfield Mayor Daniel Knapik to appoint Jeffrey Daley as advancement officer ...es on Cabot Road, which the mayor is touting for creation of an environmentally friendly technology park, and Barnes Municipal Airport. Also, the officer will be responsible for securing grants to assist the city in fun... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   Greater Westfield Chamber of Commerce   The Republican

    16. Air National Guard 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Municipal Airport in Westfield begins new air sovereignty mission

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      ...rge Graham, The Republican February 15, 2010, 8:51AM WESTFIELD – The Air National Guard 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Municipal Airport officially began its new mission Monday morning to provide air security to the Northe... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   The Republican   Barnes Municipal Airport

    17. Westfield Planning Board schedules hearing for Pioneer Valley Energy Center power plant

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      ...so hold a hearing on the city’s request to place a city-operated animal shelter in an industrial zone next to Barnes Municipal Airport. That special permit is expected to be acted upon by the end of January. The power pl... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport

    18. Barnes Municipal Airport in Westfield to start $22 million noise mitigation project

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      ... Westfield to start $22 million noise mitigation project By Ted LaBorde December 05, 2009, 3:00PM WESTFIELD – Barnes Municipal Airport this week will launch a $22 million noise mitigation project that targets homes impac... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield   Barnes Municipal Airport   Barnes Municipal Airport in Westfield

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