New Mexico Airports to Receive Federal Funding

28 April 2009 (Last Updated April 28th, 2009 18:30)

The airports in the US state of New Mexico are to receive large funds from the Federal Aviation Administration to allow them to be properly maintained. New Mexico Senator Jeff Bingaman said that airports in Roswell, Santa Fe and Farmington will receive $1m each. The Albuquerqu

The airports in the US state of New Mexico are to receive large funds from the Federal Aviation Administration to allow them to be properly maintained.

New Mexico Senator Jeff Bingaman said that airports in Roswell, Santa Fe and Farmington will receive $1m each.

The Albuquerque Sunport will get $3.7m, while other small airports around the state will receive $150,000, as reported by koat.com.

In addition, more than $6m will be awarded to the New Mexico Department of Transportation for use at any airport of their choice, with the exception of Sunport.