Threatened Like No Other Sector Post-9/11, Airports Bounce Back

Sanchez, Humberto; McKaig, Ryan; Shields, Yvette
September 2002
Bond Buyer;9/12/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31469, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the struggles of the airport sector on municipal bond market in Washington. Implications of financial problems and tighter security mandates; Outcome on airport ratings and outlook; Reduction on passenger levels.


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