The Walla Walla Regional Airport is required to prepare and post and approved Emergency Tarmac Delay Contingency Plan pursuant to §42301 of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Modernization and Reform Act of 2012.
The plan describes how, following excessive tarmac delays and to the extent practicable, the airport will:
- Provide for the deplanement of passengers;
- Provide for the sharing of facilities and make a gate available at the airport; and
- Provide a sterile area following excessive tarmac delays.