‘Coolest’ airport continues to build on unique brand in Bentonville

The airport is unique because of the hard work and dedication of many people, and relationships created between private and public sectors, said Bill Burckart, a City Council member who served on the Airport Advisory Board from 2009 to 2017.

“Our success and uniqueness did not happen by accident,” Burckart said. “A long-term plan was developed to create an experience for our citizens and our customers. We wanted to create a destination, not just an airport. Once the goals and plan were in place, all the stakeholders and the city pulled in the same direction, and ‘no’ was not an option. You have to be intentional in every step you take.” Read MORE.