House panel backs PFC increase

Kinnander, Ola
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/10/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30595, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that the United States House Transportation Committee's aviation panel passed legislation that would hike federal funding for airports and let them double the passenger facility charge. Proposal to increase funding for the Airport Improvement Program between 2000 and 2004.


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