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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The airlines oppose the development of a fourth runway
because it is unnecessary and not affordable. It will have a
negative impact on the economic vitality of the airport and the
state of Alaska."
Source: From a statement from Alaska Airlines,
in opposing construction of a new runway at Ted Stevens Anchorage
International Airport. Supporters of the plan were shocked when an
airline representative announced 25 carriers opposed the new