FAA Tower Closures Could Affect 1,500 Commercial Flights At 55 Airports

The FAA’s sequester-driven move to close 149 airport towers likely will delay some 1,500 scheduled weekly flights at 55 airports nationwide, slamming regional flights operated by the big U.S. majors and many others. A new study from masFlight, the aviation operations-data specialist, concludes that...

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