TITLE

FAA Predicts Annual Passenger Increase of 3.2% Over 11 Years

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/1/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32329, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article predicts the increase in the number of domestic air travelers in the United States in 2006. According to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, the number of domestic air travelers is projected to increase at an average rate of 3.2 percent annually over the next 11 years and will reach one billion. The article also reports on the projected growth in the number of international passengers traveling between the U.S. and the rest of the world in fiscal 2006.
ACCESSION #
20281760

 

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