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    US Budget Breakthrough Ends Air Travel Delaysi
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    April 26, 2013 10:40 PM
    U.S. lawmakers on Friday stopped the air controller furloughs that have caused thousands of flight delays at airports across the country. The move will allow transportation officials to shift millions of dollars from other accounts to ease forced budget cuts that caused air traffic controller staff reductions at airports nationwide. VOA's Chris Simkins has more on the story.VOA's Chris Simkins has more on the story.

    US Budget Breakthrough Ends Air Travel Delays

    Published April 26, 2013

    U.S. lawmakers on Friday stopped the air controller furloughs that have caused thousands of flight delays at airports across the country. The move will allow transportation officials to shift millions of dollars from other accounts to ease forced budget cuts that caused air traffic controller staff reductions at airports nationwide. VOA's Chris Simkins has more on the story.VOA's Chris Simkins has more on the story.


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