Essential Air Service

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Altoona Mirror
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidyof Transportation has posted a tentative order as the first step toward the pro
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidy
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
of Transportation has posted a tentative order as the first step toward the proposed removal of airports from the Essential Air Service program, which provides the subsidy so those airports can offer passenger service. Altoona-Blair... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo expects waiver from end of air service subsidywill ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Frid
Tupelo expects waiver from end of air service subsidy
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
will ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Friday ordered the temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communities across the country, including Tupelo. Tupelo has relied on the EAS program... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidywill ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Frid
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidy
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
will ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Friday ordered the temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communities across the country, including Tupelo. The Northeast Mississippi Daily... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidywill ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Frid
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidy
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
will ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Friday ordered the temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communities across the country, including Tupelo. The Northeast Mississippi Daily... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidywill ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Frid
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidy
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
will ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Friday ordered the temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communities across the country, including Tupelo. Tupelo has relied on the EAS program... Read more
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The Alpena News
Glitch leaves many flights emptyand take advantage of it. Instead the issue likely cost the airport hundreds of
Glitch leaves many flights empty
The Alpena News / Posted 6 days ago
and take advantage of it. Instead the issue likely cost the airport hundreds of enplanements and possibly a $1 million Essential Air Service subsidy from the FAA. "We just thought it was a lackluster response because it was new and maybe... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years Pastin Jamestown. About $1,350,000 in federal subsidies were received to provide co
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
in Jamestown. About $1,350,000 in federal subsidies were received to provide commercial air service to Jamestown. The Essential Air Service program was established in 1978 when the government deregulated the airlines, enabling them to drop... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Airline bidding deadline extendedSilver Airways Inc., the airline that served the Altoona-Blair County Airport b
Airline bidding deadline extended
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Silver Airways Inc., the airline that served the Altoona-Blair County Airport before Sun Air Express secured the Essential Air Service contract in the last bidding process, recently asked the U.S. Department of Transportation for an extension on the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Air service bids delayedcaravan flights to Pittsburgh International Airport. Other companies may also b
Air service bids delayed
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
caravan flights to Pittsburgh International Airport. Other companies may also be interested in receiving federal Essential Air Service subsidies to fly from the Mid-Ohio Valley and other affected airports. The Federal Aviation... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The rise and rise of the Persian Gulf airlinesthat "everybody does it" when it comes to governments supporting their national
The rise and rise of the Persian Gulf airlines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
that "everybody does it" when it comes to governments supporting their national airlines. In the United States, a federal "essential air service" program subsidises flights to rural communities; states and localities give handouts and tax breaks to... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Watertown Joins Pierre In Selection Of Air Service Providerare recommending to the federal Transportation Department that Aerodynamics be
Watertown Joins Pierre In Selection Of Air Service Provider
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 27 days ago
are recommending to the federal Transportation Department that Aerodynamics be given approval to provide service under the Essential Air Service subsidy program. Great Lakes Airlines has served both cities, but city officials have become unhappy... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Pierre Once Again To Recommend Aerodynamics For Air Servicerecommend the carrier to the federal Transportation Department on Wednesday. A
Pierre Once Again To Recommend Aerodynamics For Air Service
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 29 days ago
recommend the carrier to the federal Transportation Department on Wednesday. ADI's bid for the Pierre service under the Essential Air Service subsidy program depends on Watertown also choosing that carrier. Watertown's City Council will decide... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Boutique Air named new carrier for Thief River Falls airportpicking up June 1. The DOT had the final say on the city's air carrier, as Thi
Boutique Air named new carrier for Thief River Falls airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 1 months ago
picking up June 1. The DOT had the final say on the city's air carrier, as Thief River Falls participates in the federal Essential Air Service program. The agreement comes with $3.5 million in subsidies, which are granted to allow companies to... Read more

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