Meanwhile, SkyTaxi has set up flight deals with two other Ohio airports: Van Wert County Airport in VanWert and Marion Municipal Airport. Service at Marion will begin in January, Morrow said.
DalPonte said he and Morrow will spend this weekend at the ready in case a local investor is found.
"I think Middletown has done their homework and is a little further ahead (of Hamilton and Springfield) right now," he said. "We're at the disposal of the folks in Middletown."