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Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport

Sharon Rostovich, Aviation Director
7720-F Airport Road, Temple, TX 76501 | Ph: (254) 298-5770
Monday – Sunday | 5:00 am – 10:00 pm

Overview

The Airport is a safe, efficient aviation facility capable of meeting the business transportation needs of the region and supporting economic growth in Temple.  The Airport team provides professional service for the corporate, medical, military and general aviation pilot 7 days a week from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.  The Airport maintains approximately 298,000 square feet of facilities, 2 runways, 6 taxiways, 1 large aircraft parking apron and fuel farm consisting of three 12,000 gallon tanks on approximately 1,022 acres.

           

History

The Airport was originally a WWII training base.  After the War, the City named the Airport after the first two Temple young men killed during WWII…Miller Draughon and Raymond Miller.  The City is proud of our military history. 



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Accomplishments 

  • Completed  $4 million 700' runway extension bringing our precision approach runway 15/33 to 7,000' in 2010
  • Received highest aviation fuel quality control inspection rating in Texas!
  • Received 1 of 27 Gold Awards in the nation for providing exceptional customer service, quality control, image and growth.
  • Completed $8 million Runway 02/20, taxiways and ramp reconstruction project 

Significant Budget Issues

Completion of AIP Grant project to reconstruct all the taxiways and aircraft parking apron. Estimated cost $4.1 million with the City's share 10% or approximately $411,000

Support the mission and operations of our based tenants
Upgrade facilities to enhance customer service

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City of Temple
2 North Main Street
Temple, TX 76501
Phone: (254) 298-5561