McKinnon Adds Temporary Air Tower

A temporary air traffic control tower will open at McKinnon - St. Simons Island Airport today and will remain open through Sunday. The tower, manned by Air Boss, Inc., was brought in to handle the expected increase in air traffic on St. Simons Island due to the Washington D.C. based group, American Enterprise Institute, which will meet on Sea Island from Thursday through Sunday. One runway at McKinnon will close to park the planes.