Fighting the O'Hare Plan Expansion Foes Press Complaints With FAA
- Denver Defies Critics. Scott, William B. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/23/2003, Vol. 158 Issue 25, p51
Denver International Airport (DIA) will dedicate a 16,000-feet long, extra-wide runway this month, giving the mile-high airfield claim to the longest runway in the U.S. It also will further improve the flow of air traffic at what has been called the nation's most efficient airport, as measured...
- Rosie's scenario. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 47, p2
The article focuses on the O'Hare International Airport's expansion program called O'Hare Modernization Program (OMP) in Chicago, Illinois. According to Rosemarie Andolino, executive director of OMP, in the past year crews have excavated 2.7 million cubic yards of dirt but there also are...
- Hongqiao reborn. Fabris-Shi, Amy // Business Traveller (Asia-Pacific Edition);Sep2010, p86
The article offers information on the new terminal of the Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport which was opened on March 16, 2010. The 362,600 square meter facility is constructed after five years at the cost of 2.2 billion U.S. dollars. The terminal will have the capacity for 40 million...
- Haneda opens up further. Ionedes, Nicholas // Airline Business;Jul2008, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p28
The article reports on the plan to open the primarily domestic Haneda airport in Tokyo, Japan to more international flights once a fourth runway opens in 2010. Tetsuzo Fuyushiba, Japan's minister for land, infrastructure, transport and tourism, unveiled a proposal to allow 60,000 international...
- The Massachusetts Port Authority. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/27/2006, Vol. 165 Issue 21, p60
The article reports that the Massachusetts Port Authority placed a sixth runway into operation at Logan International Airport. The 5,000-ft. runway is designed to handle regional aircraft traffic. Planning for the new runway began 30 years ago and since 1995 has been the subject of 100 public...
- McCarren undergoes $40 million in runway upgrades. // Las Vegas Business Press;5/24/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 20, Special Field p14
Reports on runway upgrades at the McCarran International Airport in Nevada. Replacement of the runway and adjacent Taxiway D; Number of passengers recorded in March 2004; Financing of the runway improvements from a grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
- HK 3rd runway fee set. // Travel Daily;10/1/2015, p3
The article offers information on a passenger fee imposed by the Hong Kong Airport in Hong Kong, China which will depend on flight class and distance to help for funding a third runway.
- Minneapolis-St. Paul runway challenged. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;07/26/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30690, p2
Reports on a lawsuit challenging the partially bond-financed construction of a runway at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport.
- Runway capacity shortage imperils Paris airports. Sparaco, Pierre // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/31/1997, Vol. 146 Issue 13, p42
Reports on efforts to solve a shortage of runway capacity in airports in and around Paris, France. Obstacles to the implementation of the ADP Paris airports authority's plan to construct two additional runways at Roissy/Charles de Gaulle (CDG) airport, including government regulations and...