Improving Air Services to Small and Rural Communities

July 17, 2007

253 SR
The subcommittee will examine creative solutions to improve air service to small and rural communities, exploring the views of small and rural communities, airports, regional airlines, and the Department of Transportation. The webcast will be audio only.


Minority Statement

  • Ted Stevens


Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Karen Miller

    Boone County Commissioner
    representing the National Association of Counties (NACo)
  • The Honorable Andrew B. Steinberg

    Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs
    U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Ms. Faye Malarkey

    Vice President of Legislative Affairs
    Regional Airline Association (RAA)
  • Mr. Mark F. Courtney

    Airport Director
    Lynchburg Regional Airport
    Courtney Testimony (230.10 KB)
  • Mr. John Torgerson

    Deputy Commissioner of Aviation
    Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities