Tipton Airport is a former U.S. Army aifield designated for privatization by the 1988 Base Ralignment & Closure Act. The airport closed in 1995 and reopened in November 1, 1999 and is operated today by the Tipton Airport Authority, which is a state-chartered public corporation. The 366-acre facility is bordered by Ft. Meade, National Secuirty Agency, and the Patuxent National Wildlife Refuge.
Check out the old ammo bunkers outh of the runway.
By kjfitz @ 2005-07-11 16:23:04