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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We oppose any increase in aviation passenger taxes. The
industry already pays more than its fair share of taxes - more than
alcohol and tobacco products that are taxed at levels to discourage
their use. Today on a typical $300 round-trip ticket, passengers
already pay $63 in taxes and fees." Source: ATA President
and CEO Nicholas Calio.