7 Virginia airports receive more than $10 million in federal funding, including Lynchburg and Danville

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) announced more than $10 million in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to help fund projects at seven airports across the Commonwealth. 

The funding was awarded through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airport Improvement Program (AIP), which supports infrastructure improvement projects at airports across the nation. A portion of the funding also comes from the American Rescue Plan, which is supported by Warner and Kaine.

“With the COVID-19 crisis almost in the rearview mirror and families beginning to plan their summer getaways, we’re pleased to see these funds go towards safety improvements at airports across the Commonwealth,”

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Tim Kaine (D-VA)

The $10,575,962 in federal funding is broken down below:

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