Testing range cleanup pegged at $200B

Fessenden, Jim
November 1998
Inside Tucson Business;11/09/98, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p1
Reports on the cleanup cost for closing the Barry M. Goldwater Range military testing facility in Arizona. Senator John McCain's commitment to shepherding the Goldwater range renewal through Congress; Air Force's drafting of a legislative environmental impact statement for the Goldwater Range; Other ranges facing renewal. INSET: Air Force gathering input on draft impact statement..


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