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Big Subsidies, Little Airports - (Atlanta, GA) $2.4 Million

U.S. Department of Transportation
The cities of Macon and Athens, Georgia are both less than a 90-minute drive from Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International airport. Despite this, the U.S. Department of Transportation subsidized 26 flights per week to and from each city at a clip of $464 per passenger for Macon and $135 for... Wastebook 2010