While all locations will build, or have built, new hangars, only Fort Bliss gets a new dedicated runway
Work on the dedicated runway
, the first of six eventually planned, is also progressing and will be completed by 2007, allowing DLC to operate as a freighter airport capable of handling the Airbus A380.
Fitted with snowploughs, and hauling dedicated runway
sweepers, the new, two-axle Unimogs are more compact, lighter, agile and frugal with fuel.