The Ohio State University
Don Scott Airport
A sustainable vision for research, education, and community empowerment.
With a focus on sustainability and longevity, The Don Scott Airport sought to modernize the airport’s capabilities for research and education while maintaining their core mission of uplifting the community.
The renovation includes a two-story, 29,500-square-foot space, home to flight school classrooms and simulators while observation deck enables visitors to follow takeoffs and landings. As a result of the modernized space and expanded program, student enrollment reached it’s highest numbers in more than 20 years.
Environmental graphics make a playful interior landscape, with floor to ceiling glass overlooking the runway. Program enhancements include 54 bays for aircrafts, 4 T-Hangars, and a private use terminal.