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- Plane truths. // New Orleans Magazine;Jan98, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p19
Reports on New Orleans' airport which is faced with several problems. Comparison of New Orleans' airport with that of other states; Factors that contribute to the airport's handicap.
- Small airports seek more funds. // Flying;Sep94, Vol. 121 Issue 9, p28
Reports on a letter by the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) to the House Aviation Subcommittee concerning funding for small airports. Disproportionate share from the Airport Improvement Program; Results of studies by the General Accounting Office; Concerns by NASAO with...
- Sick of leftovers. Mann, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/21/1995, Vol. 143 Issue 8, p17
Reports the efforts of National Association of State Aviation Officials to rescue the federal Airport Improvement Program which is facing serious financial crisis.
- Aviation an Easy Target? NILES, RUSS // Canadian Aviator;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p5
The author reflects on the implications of the closure of the airports at Edmonton and Toronto in Canada to general aviation. He finds it ludicrous that Toronto will most likely be the only major city in the world without a general aviation airport. He declares that airports within urban areas...
- Airports scramble to file AIP grant applications. Searles, Robert A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Feb99, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p24
Reports on the rush among United States airports to file their Airport Improvement Program applications before the March 1, 1999 deadline arrives.
- Canada to lease 26 largest airports to local authorities in major shake-up. // Traffic World;7/25/94, Vol. 239 Issue 4, p20
Reports on the lease of Canada's largest airports to local authorities in a shake-up of federal aviation policy. Safety and security a responsibility of the government; Terms under the lease agreement; Upgrade of air navigation system.
- Mission: Aviation rescue. Hitzel, Simeon // Business News New Jersey;02/29/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p10
Discusses the need for quick and decisive action from elected officials and business leaders to ensure New Jersey's airports co-exist peacefully within local communities. Lost of 50 airports since 1948; Airports facing closure; Concern of noise activists and pilots about quality of life and...
- Business Aviation Grapples With Ops Impediments. Phillips, Edward H. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/10/2001, Vol. 155 Issue 24, p79
Reports the state of business aviation in the United States in the wake of the terrorist attacks. Coping up of the aviation business; Usage of helicopters by stations in newsgathering affected by the restrictions enhance Class B airspace; Impact on the United States.
- $64M airport runway rehab needs to land on schedule. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);4/4/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 39, p26
The article focuses on financial and political issues related to a critical project at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, Louisiana where the primary runway is being rehabilitated. The city of Kenner, Louisiana, which rightly feels it bears the brunt of increased traffic at the...