House Panel OKs Runway Building Bill

Sanchez, Humberto
April 2002
Bond Buyer;4/25/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31373, p4
Trade Publication
Reports the approval of a bill by the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee aimed at expediting the construction of runways and taxiways. Conflicts in the review process; Techniques on the speed up of obtaining environmental permits; Prediction of Federal Aviation Administration on the number of passengers by fiscal 2013.


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