Stifel Field, which would become the Wheeling-Ohio County Airport, was dedicated November 1, 1946. The last commercial flight was offered in 1970. The airport now owned by the Ohio County Commission and runs as a public airport serving Wheeling and Ohio County.
Wheeling Ohio County Airport covers 1,000 acres and has two intersecting 150-foot asphalt runways.
More history coming soon.
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