Aviation Plan Gets Mixed Reaction on Hill

February 2007
ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/26/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the reactions of some U.S. legislators to a proposed bill by the Department of Transportation (DOT) that aims to raise or impose air travel charges and revamp airport grant allotments. Senate aviation subcommittee Chairman Jay Rockefeller is in favor of the legislation. However, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman James Oberstar does not agree with the new user fees.


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