The Airport Improvement Program (AIP) provides grants to public agencies — and, in some cases, to private owners and entities — for the planning and development of public-use airports that are included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS).

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AIP-Related Forms

Airport Improvement Program
Subject/Title Number Notes
Application for Federal Assistance (exp. 4/2014) - fillable PDF (PDF) SF 424 Application for Federal Assistance
Instructions (included in form)
This is a "reader-extended" fillable PDF, which allows you to save the completed form with Adobe Reader.
Federal Financial Report (exp. 2/2015) (MS Excel) SF 425
Federal Financial Report Attachment (exp. 2/2015) (MS Excel) SF 425A
Application for Development Projects (Parts II-IV) (exp. 4/2017) 5100-100 Continuation of SF 424 for application for land, development, and equipment projects
Instructions (included in form)
Part II A & C
Part III A - E
Part IV
Application for Planning Projects (Parts II-IV) (exp. 4/2017) 5100-101 Continuation of SF 424 for application for planning projects only
Instructions (included in form)
Part II
Part III A - F
Part IV

For more information about AIP forms, see the AIP Handbook (Order 5100.38) and contact your Airports Regional or District Office.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises
Subject/Title Number Other Formats Notes
Report of DBE Goal Accomplishments (MS Word, 137 KB) DOT 4630    
Payments
Subject/Title Number Notes
Request for Advance or Reimbursement (7/97) (PDF) SF 270  
Outlay Report and Request for Reimbursement for Construction Projects (7/97) (PDF) SF 271  

Federal Register Notices

Airport Improvement Program (AIP)
Subject/Title Date
Deadline for Notification of Intent to Use the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) Primary, Cargo, and Nonprimary Entitlement Funds for Fiscal Year 2015 (PDF) 1/26/2015
Notice of Opportunity to Participate; Criteria Requirements and Application Procedures for Participation in the Military Airport Program (MAP) (79 FR 63480) (PDF) 10/23/2014
Policy Regarding Access to Airports from Residential Property (78 FR 42419) (PDF) 7/16/2013
Deadline for Notification of Intent to Use the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) Primary, Cargo, and Nonprimary Entitlement Funds for Fiscal Year 2013 (PDF) 4/3/2013
Notice to Manufacturers of Alternative Fuel Vans (PDF) 3/12/2012
Notice to Manufacturers of Airport Lighting and Navigation Aid Equipment (PDF) 12/13/2011
Notice to Manufacturers of Airport Avian Radar Systems (PDF) 10/28/2011
Notice to Manufacturers of Airport In-Pavement Stationary Runway Weather Information Systems (PDF) 10/28/2011
Federal Register Notice: Modifications to Benefit Cost Analysis (BCA) Threshold (PDF) 10/24/2011
Notice of Decision to Issue Buy American Waivers for Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Detection Equipment (PDF) 12/28/2010
FAA Policy and Final Guidance Regarding Benefit-Cost Analysis on Airport Capacity Projects for FAA Decisions on AIP Discretionary Grants and Letters of Intent (PDF) 12/15/1999
Factors Affecting Award of Airport Improvement Program (AIP) Discretionary Funding (PDF) 6/9/1999