Bill to Promote More Airport Capacity Introduced

Sanchez, Humberto
April 2001
Bond Buyer;04/02/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31109, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that United States Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison introduced legislation to streamline the environmental reviews associated with increasing airports' capacity. Provisions under the legislation; Impact of the proposed bill on the airline industry; Concerns that the bill would force airlines to reduce flights or shift flights to off-peak times in order to avoid peak scheduling fees.


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