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In the USA, the Federal Aviation Administration offers guidance in all areas of airport development, from the planning and funding stages to the engineering, design, and construction phases. The FAA is also involved with airport safety, certification, and environmental issues. Completed airports are managed and operated by professional airport managers or airport management firms. In the USA, the AAAE (American Association of Airport Executives) represents the interests of these airport managers. In the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, the TSA (Transportation Security Administration) was created to strengthen the security of airports and other transportation systems in the United States...
Learn about IATA airport codes. Find information and airport codes for U.S. airports and major world airports.
Also known as: airport codes