"Does that even make any sense?": Media eye tower cuts

Close to 200 control towers could soon go dark, and members of the news media are asking why -- and what the impending closures could mean for pilots. As the general aviation community awaited word today of which contract control towers would be shut down by government sequester cuts, news media looked to AOPA and its home airport in Frederick, Md., for insight into the impact of the cuts. AOPA Online.

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