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Air delays join budget warnings

...said the organization, the FAA and airline carriers would be meeting soon to plan for potential cutbacks."Air transportation is a key driver of our economy, and should not be used as a political football," the statement said.Top Republicans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-22/air-delays-join-budget-w
Carl Sanders: Last governor from Augusta

...assignment in Europe flying B-17s, Germany surrendered. His love of flying and understanding of the significance of air transportation would be important for many Georgia communities later.Mustered out in September 1945, Sanders returned to UGA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2011-11-12/carl-sanders-last-governor-a
Paying a price

...airmail products available ... "Because of general changes across the industry, not in the postal service, air transportation had gotten relatively more accessible and affordable over the same time that shipping had been declining in availability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/20/rel_148558.shtml
Your Faith
Travel briefs

...or condo - 6 percent vs. 2 percent. In addition, beach trips are more likely than the typical trip to include air transportation - 14 percent vs. 11 percent - and are more likely to include a rental car - 9 percent vs. 6 percent. Finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/14/liv_91745.shtml
Life & style
Travel: Venturing north of the Arctic Circle

...Fairbanks; http://www.northernalaska.com or (800) 474-1986. Summer tours begin at $139; tours with air transportation begin at $269. Three-day winter tours through April 30 are $499 per person, based on double occupancy. WARBELOW'S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/26/liv_26062.shtml
Life & style
Georgia growth stays sluggish

...the companies most affected in the state were in the information technology, air transportation, hospitality and manufacturing sectors. Only air transportation will continue to be in trouble next year, Mr. Humphreys said. "Both IT (information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/10/met_436822.shtml
Metro
Carnival reports 60 percent jump in first-quarter earnings

...a statement. Net revenue yields, a key performance gauge that measures revenue from cabin berths after cost of air transportation and travel agent commissions, rose 4.9 percent in the quarter. That was the strongest growth since the 2001...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/23/bus_409654.shtml
Business
Education and transportation key to protecting bases

...to making our military bases work as efficiently as possible. From major projects (such as expanding regional air transportation hubs) to smaller projects (such as improving intersections near bases), supporting our installations must be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/26/op_402413.shtml
Opinion columns
Odds and Ends

...allowed to board his flight because he had a good reason: He likes shooting golf balls out of cannons. Federal air transportation officials said Monday they were reviewing the incident at Arcata-Eureka Airport, but have concluded the man had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/17/biz_392354.shtml
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Spending hogs

...benefit outlays rose 85 percent; education spending was up 65 percent, general government spending up 63 percent and air transportation spending spiked 52 percent, which was basically a bailout of the airlines. Reidl points out that in World War...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/01/edi_387247.shtml
Editorials