USA

US Budget Breakthrough Ends Air Travel Delaysi
X
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.


You May Like

Yemen Brings US, Iran Closer to Naval Face-off

US sending two more ships to waters off coast of Yemen to take part in 'maritime security operations' More

Minorities Become Majority Across US

From 2000 to 2013, minorities became the majority in 78 counties in the United States. Here's where those demographic shifts are happening More

Japan's Maglev Train Breaks Own Speed Record

Seven-car 'magnetic levitation' train traveled at more than 600 kilometers per hour during test run Tuesday More