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By Tom Foster
Minnesota Flyer 

Airport of the Month: Alexandria

 

Tom Foster

Alexandria Airport

There's lots of fun to be had in Alexandria. That's Minnesota not Egypt, although the Midwest town was named after the one in the Mideast. There's enough water in the area to keep any boater happy, plenty of fishing, lots of camping spots, and all kinds of good eating places.

PGA Champion Tom Lehman's from the area, so naturally there's a lot of golf too. Seven public courses are within 15 minutes of downtown. Besides that, there's "Big Ole" and the Rune Stone Museum. Best of all you can fly to Alexandria and land at a great General Aviation airport with everything a pilot could want...



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