US Transportation Secretary, Elaine Chao, today announced that the Department will award $986 million in airport infrastructure grants to 354 airports in 44 states and Puerto Rico and Micronesia.
US Transportation Secretary, Anthony Foxx, has awarded $24.5 million in FAA grants to 11 airports around the country to reduce emissions and improve air quality.
The FAA today released an annual aviation forecast that shows the US's aviation system will continue to grow over the next two decades with greater numbers of people expected to fly more miles each year.
The third edition of a US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) report on long-term airport capacity needs concludes the FAA and airport operators must rely on NextGen technologies and procedures as well as runway improvements "to address future airport capacity constraints".
Blue Grass Airport has been awarded federal funding to carry out its Taxiway Safety Enhancement Program.
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) has been awarded a grant of $9,132,286 by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to carry out a range of improvement projects.
The Allegheny County Airport Authority (ACAA) has announced airport functions and technology will be at the heart of a Master Plan update it is undertaking for Pittsburgh International Airport.
The final phase of runway reconstruction at Tulsa International Airport (TUL) has started this week.
A Hudson Institute study claims the US air traffic control system has ‘fallen seriously behind modern information technology’.