Tri-Cities Airport Authority’s $8.5 Million Public Bond Offering


Bass, Berry & Sims advised the Tri-Cities Airport Authority on the transaction

Tri-Cities Airport (TRI) is a full-service commercial airport serving Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, Western North Carolina and Eastern Kentucky. The Airport offers nonstop flights to four hubs (Atlanta, Charlotte, Orlando and Tampa/Clearwater-St.Petersburg) on Allegiant, American, and Delta.

The proceeds of which will be used to develop an aerospace park located on a 160-acre site at the airport. The ultimate build-out of the site could potentially accommodate more than 2,000 aerospace industry jobs.

Bass, Berry & Sims advised with a team including G. Mark Mamantov (Picture) and James Polk Moneyhun, Jr.

Involved fees earner: Mark Mamantov – Bass Berry & Sims; James Polk Moneyhun Jr. – Bass Berry & Sims;

Law Firms: Bass Berry & Sims;

Clients: Tri-Cities Airport;