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Agency:    Department of Transportation
Bureau:    Federal Aviation Administration
Account:    Research, engineering and development (Airport and airway trust (69-8108)
Certifying Official:    Budget Director
Contact Information:    http://WWW.DOT.GOV   202-366-4570

3 recipients will receive $2,988,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Description: Center of Excellence for General Aviation Research
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
University of Alaska ($137,000) $0
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AL
University of North Dakota ($400,000) $1,500
4225 University Ave.
Grand Forks, ND
Wichita State University ($473,000) $1,488
3845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Senate Full Committee
Reference: 108-342
Method: User entered excerpt
Citation Excerpt: Appropriations Senate Report 108-342 Center of Excellence for General Aviation Research [CGAR].--The Committee notes that the FAA has supported the research efforts of the Center of Excellence for General Aviation Research [CGAR] which is a consortium of the aviation inudstry and five universities--Embry Riddle Aeronautical University; the University of North Dakota; Wichita State University; University of Alaska; and, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. The Committee supports the continued funding of the research of CGAR and directs the FAA provide no less than $1,500,000 to CGAR for its general aviation research efforts.

Citation Comment: Page 43 of Senate Report

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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