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Hilton Head Airport Communication Tower To Close May 5th

The control tower at Hilton Head airport will remain open through The RBC Heritage golf tournament.  For weeks we knew the closure of the tower was likely coming through sequestration cuts.  Then Beaufort County got word it would close April 7th, before the tourney.  But a new and official announcement that the tower will close May 5th is welcome news.

That gives Beaufort County council some time to figure out how often the tower is needed at the airport and who will fund it.

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