Lawmaker Could Attempt To Limit Sequestration’s Effect On FAA

Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) has drafted an amendment to mitigate planned cuts in the contract tower program. The FAA plans to close up to 189 contract air traffic control towers as part of its effort to meet its required budget cuts under sequestration. Airports and general aviation groups have...

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