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2015/03/02 00:48
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Some people are starting to wonder if Essential Air Service really lives up to its name. The $261 million a year program subsidizes daily air flights to rural communities. It's been around since...
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2015/02/25 18:28
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It's been a full month since regular helicopter service was halted to remote Little Diomede in the Bering Strait. The aviation company flying to the island village blames a combination of mechanical...
2015/02/25 16:42
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Pierre city commissioners plan to once again ask the federal Transportation Department for more time to comment on air service. Pierre officials in November recommended Aerodynamics Inc. to provide...
2015/02/25 05:24
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To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page! The federal government is expected to spend millions of tax dollars on a subsidy program designed to make...
2015/02/25 00:41
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Tax dollars are helping pay for more than 100 commercial airline flights a day to some of the nation's smallest communities. It's part of the Essential Air Service program, but a CBS News...
2015/02/24 07:13
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Air Choice One, the community's new airline, started its service to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport in Missouri and Chicago O'Hare International Airport in Illinois on Monday. Those flights...
2015/02/13 05:49
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Event Took Place At K-State Salina Campus Kansas Republican Senators Pat Roberts and Jerry Moran hosted the Kansas Association of Airports Federal Legislative Issues Roundtable, Feb. 9 at the K-State...
2015/02/12 01:58
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Fliers from Sacramento International Airport got a double dose of new flight destinations this week, both in-state and a hop across the country. JetBlue announced Wednesday that it is adding nonstop...
2015/02/11 22:39
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Three Weeks, No Flights: Diomede Residents Stranded without Mail, Food Deliveries Little Diomede sits on the border of Russia and the United States. Photo: U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer Richard...
2015/02/10 01:37
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Air service is on the agenda for the Siouxland Chamber's annual trip to Washington D.C. in April. They want to lobby lawmakers, and transportation officials, to continue the Essential Air Service...
2015/02/09 16:58
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A small commuter airline begins flying between Sacramento and Visalia starting today. SeaPort Airlines will fly from Sacramento International Airport to Visalia, Tulare County, located mid-way...
2015/02/09 16:20
2015/02/09 16:20
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Feb. 08--It was a major coup: A regional airport snagged a major airline to provide daily service to a major hub, all in an era when most airlines are scaling back service at small airports. So the...
2015/02/05 21:38
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The federal Transportation Department has granted city officials in Pierre more time to study air service options. Pierre officials in November recommended Aerodynamics Inc. to provide flights...
2015/02/05 17:20
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With some reservations, airport board, county council back Great Lakes for EAS contract The Grand County Council and the Grand County Airport Board voted this week to recommend that the U.S....
2015/02/04 07:48
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Manager Jeff McDougle told members of the Wood County Airport Authority, during its monthly meeting, that Silver's on-time departure rate for Washington, D.C., from the airport dropped to 49 percent...
2015/02/04 05:20
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... - Imagine showing up at the airport and getting on a plane without going through security. That's the reality at some small airports and for some passengers landing at Lambert International...
2015/02/03 05:20
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Decatur, Illinois is one of the 116 American towns served by what is known as the Essential Air Service program. Flights under the program are inexpensive. For example, you can purchase a one-way...
2015/02/02 06:17
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Sun Air Express started Sunday to use a Cessna Caravan in place of the Navajo Chieftain it has been flying since Dec. 2. While both aircraft have eight passenger seats, those familiar with the Cessna...
2015/01/30 04:37
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MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF) - About $1.7 million of federal money is being spent each year to keep flights out of Muscle Shoals affordable for travelers to Nashville. We're taking an in depth look at...
2015/01/30 04:13
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Police continue investigation in Hartselle church burglariesPolice continue investigation in Hartselle church burglaries Police are searching for the crooks who broke into four churches in Hartselle...
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