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- FAA Grants Approval to Chicago's $7.52B Airport Expansion Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;10/3/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32230, p1
Reports on the approval granted by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to the runway expansion at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois. Reliance of the overall plan on airport revenue bonds, current and future passenger facility charges paid by flyers, third-party financing,...
- Runway Advocates Seek To Ease Regulatory Bind. Ott, James // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/12/2001, Vol. 154 Issue 7, p32
Reveals that the United States Federal Aviation Administration has targeted ways to accelerate the construction of additional runways to ease the flow of air traffic. Response to growth of problem on airline delays; Production of an environmental impact report based on California's...
- Environmental Impact Statement: Igor Sikorsky Memorial Airport, Stratford, Connecticut. Rakoff, Bryon H. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/12/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 197, p63341
The article presents a notice from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) about the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Sikorsky Memorial Airport in Stratford, Connecticut.
- Senate Proposal Would Boost Airport Grants. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;5/14/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 18, p8
The article reports on a U.S. legislative bill that would increase airport construction grants. The legislation would renew airport construction grants and other programs of the Federal Aviation Administration such as the Airport Improvement Program. The amount that would be allotted for airport...
- Three Illinois Representatives Want Fresh O'Hare Environmental Review. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;6/23/2014, Vol. 1 Issue 34130, p1
The article focuses on the request made by three Illinois' congressional delegates including Mike Quigley, Tammy Duckworth, and Jan Schakowsky, for completing a new environmental impact study to Michael Huerta, administrator at the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). It mentions that...
- National Airspace System: Long-Term Capacity Planning Needed Despite Recent Reduction in Flight Delays: GAO-02-185. // GAO Reports;12/14/2001, p1
Initiatives to address flight delays include adding new runways to accommodate more aircraft and better coordinating efforts to adjust to spring and summer storms. Although most of these efforts were developed separately, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has incorporated many of them...
- FAA Documents Runway Shortages, Calls for New Construction. // Planning;Jun2001, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p26
Reports on the call of the United States (U.S.) Federal Aviation Administration to increase the number of runways in domestic airports to handle more flights. Listing of the most crowded U.S. airports; Solution to flight delays; Concerns raised about the expansion plan.
- Taxi Time. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;10/16/2006, Vol. 165 Issue 15, p58
The article reports on the plan of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Texas to construct new perimeter taxiways aimed at eliminating hundreds of runway crossings each year. It also aims to reduce potential incursions on the seven runways of the airport. The project begins in October 2006...
- Review Clears Way for New Minneapolis/St. Paul Runway. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Jan1999, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p22
Reports that Minneapolis/St. Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission in Minnesota has been cleared for construction of a runway by the United States Federal Aviation Administration. Scheduled operation of the runway; Purpose of the runway addition.