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Second commercial airport in Atlanta not viable

19-May-2011 11:17 AM

US’ Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and the City of Atlanta announced a second commercial airport in the region would be cost prohibitive (, 18-May-2011). A study released by the two parties looked at 29 airports in the region and considered a host of factors associated with adding commercial services at each location. β€œIt basically came back and said the sites at this point in time were not financially feasible,” stated Atlanta Airport manager Lewis Miller. [more]