A group of 35 US senators have signed onto a bipartisan letter urging the FAA to implement a provision from the FAA Reauthorization Bill that will enhance funding for air traffic control (ATC) facilities at rural and small airports across the country. The provision, Section 152 of the law, allows airports participating in FAA’s contract tower program to receive Airport Improvement Program (AIP) grants from the small airport fund for use in construction and improvement projects at ATC ...

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