Discussions Continue Over Future Of Six Air Traffic Control Towers

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HARTFORD Monday afternoon state representatives will hold a press conference and an informational hearing to discuss the decision to keep six Connecticut air control towers open for now.

Six Connecticut airports have been spared a planned June closing of their air traffic control towers, but they still face closure in September from the process of automatic federal cuts known as “sequestration.”

The six towers include: Sikorsky Memorial in Bridgeport, Danbury Municipal, GrotonNew London, Hartford-Brainard, Tweed-New Haven, and WaterburyOxford.

Fox Connecticut’s Tim Lammers was at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford with more information.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.