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ACRP 11-01/Topic 01-08 [Final]

The Law and Regulations of Airport Ownership
[ ACRP 11-01 (Legal Aspects of Airport Programs) ]

  Project Data
Funds: $50,000
Research Agency: Daniel Reimer, Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell
Principal Investigator: James. B. McDaniel
Effective Date: 2/1/2008
Completion Date: 12/1/2008



     This digest, prepared by Daniel S. Reimer, Esq., John E Putman, and Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell LLP, addresses the issue of essential powers to operate an airport; defines what airport governance includes; describes the advantages and disadvantages of the various governance structures; identifies and analyses a number of projects where airports were transferred from one form of governance to another; and determines the legal problems encountered during these transfers. 

Product Availability: The report is published as ACRP Legal Research Digest 7.



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