Federal Aviation Administration

HV Airports Receive Funding For Improvements

Sep 14, 2014
Courtesy of Westchester County Airport

Two airports in the Hudson Valley have landed funding for improvements.

Funding Goes Toward Repaving Runways At Stewart

Aug 1, 2014
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Elected officials say an airport in Orange County will receive funding to upgrade its runways.

FAA Tower Closures Include Two in New York

Mar 25, 2013
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The Federal Aviation Administration has decided which federal contract air-traffic control towers will close. U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says the closures come because of required cuts under sequestration.

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s FAA decided that 149 federal contract towers will close beginning April 7 as part of the agency’s sequestration implementation plan. The number is 40 fewer than initially thought, and does not include control towers that are federally staffed.