Airport Commission


  • 3:00 p.m.
  • Second Tuesday of the month
  • Danville Regional Airport
    424 Airport Drive
    Danville, VA 24540


  • Michael Duncan
  • Eugene Jackson
  • Stephen Daniel
  • Jessie L. Barksdale
  • William "Sid" Allgood
  • Philip Hall
  • Robert Jiranek
  • Fred Shanks

The Airport Commission consists of eight members that serve three-year terms, with a majority having business interests and not being licensed pilots, designated as follows:

  • Four from the City of Danville
  • Two shall be licensed pilots
  • One shall be a member of the Danville Development Council
  • At least two shall be at large appointees appointed from either Caswell County, Pittsylvania County, Halifax County, or a combination thereof
  • The City Manager or his designee and the Director of Transportation Services shall be ex-officio members without the right to vote or to serve as officers

For more information on the Airport Commission, contact Marc Adelman, Director, at 434-799-5110. To apply to serve on the Airport Commission, please fill out the online application.


The functions of the Airport Commission include:

  • Establishing and approving policies, including hangar fees, minimum operating standards, and ground lease fees
  • Developing short- and long-range plans for the Airport along with funding sources
  • Reviewing and approving the preparation of the annual Airport Budget
  • Monitoring the Airport Manager’s administration of Airport policies
  • Developing priorities and goals for Airport development
  • Promoting the Airport for economic development, general aviation, and commercial air service uses

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are posted when distributed to the board. Agendas and adopted minutes from 2018 to current are available online. 

LINK: Airport Commission Agendas and Minutes