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Brainard Airport in Hartford.

FAA Will Keep Small Towers Open Until June

The closings of control towers at 149 small airports, due to begin this weekend because of government-wide spending cuts, are being delayed until June 15, federal regulators announced Friday.

04/05/2013

File photo of an airport control tower.  (credit: John Coletti/Getty Images)

Nashua Airport Tower Staying Open For Now

For now, the air traffic control tower will still be staffed at the municipal airport in Nashua, N.H.

04/05/2013

Brainard Airport in Hartford.

FAA Going Ahead With Plans To Close Smaller Airport Towers

The FAA announced Friday it plans to go ahead with plans to close air traffic control towers at smaller airports — including six in Connecticut: Brainard in Hartford, Tweed-New Haven, Groton-New London, Waterbury-Oxford, Danbury and Bridgeport-Sikorsky.

03/22/2013

Air Traffic Control Tower (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Sequester Will Close Towers At Six Airports In State

Members of the Connecticut Congressional delegation say the budget cuts required by the sequester which took effect Friday will mean closing of six air traffic control towers in Connecticut in a month.

03/06/2013

Robertson Airport Crash D

Crash Victim Was Under Investigation for Child Sexual Assault

The pilot killed in July 26th crash on approach to Robertson Airport in Plainville was the target of a sexual assault investigation.Torrington police released an unsigned arrest warrant application Friday night for sexual assault on […]

08/11/2012

One Killed, Three Injured in Western Mass. Plane Crash

LEVERETT, Mass. (AP) _ The Federal Aviation Administration says a small plane has crashed in woods in western Massachusetts, killing one person. FAA spokeswoman Holly Baker says another person aboard the Cessna registered to a […]

12/06/2010

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