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SC agency spends $635K to provide traffic control

By SEANNA ADCOX Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina taxpayers spend about $635,400 yearly on traffic control provided by highway troopers, with three college football teams accounting for three-quarters of that. Full story

Wis. air show leads fight against federal fees

One of the nation's largest air shows begins Monday in Wisconsin, and for the first time, the federal government is charging it an air traffic control fee that amounts to about $45 for each of the 10,000 planes flying in. Full story

US Airways says April unit revenue down 4 percent

(Reuters) - US Airways Group <LCC.N> on Friday said an important revenue measure fell in April, as it grappled with disruptions caused by furloughs of U.S. air traffic control staffers. Full story

Will air traffic control cuts be dangerous?

   Greg Feith discusses the potential effects of the budget cuts on air traffic control towers.

FAA delays air traffic control tower closures

   Federal Aviation Administration says it will delay closure of 149 air traffic control towers at small airports. NBC’s Tom Costello has the details .

FAA to close 149 air traffic control towers

   Those federal budget cuts called the “sequester" have claimed another victim-- air traffic control towers at small and medium-sized airports across the country. Some critics are concerned that it could affect safety. NBC's Pete Williams reports.

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  Cutbacks in the Skies May Close Some Airports

The FAA releases its final list of air traffic control towers that will lose funding due to sequester cuts, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.

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