The community will realize significant benefits through the work of the Regional Air Alliance of West Michigan:
- The Gerald R. Ford International Airport will experience an increase in passenger volume.
- West Michigan business, leisure and convention travelers will enjoy reduced air transportation costs and an increase in flight options.
- The retention of nearly $100 million in funds that would have otherwise gone to the airline industry.
- High-quality, low-cost commercial air service will enable current and prospective businesses to more easily launch, expand and relocate their operations in western Michigan.