Officials in Chittenden County are weighing the economic benefits of the
National Guard’s proposed plan to bring F-35 fighter jets to Burlington
International Airport, while raising concerns about noise
and government transparency.
in other states, the foreclosure crisis left Vermont relatively unscathed. But
Burlington International Airport’s effort to buy properties and relocate residents from
neighborhoods awash in noise from airplanes has created a scene that resembles
Officials at Burlington International Airport say a power surge caused the
runway lights to go out for more than four hours Wednesday night, forcing the
cancellation of a number of incoming and outgoing flights.
Director of Aviation Brian Searles the future of Burlington International Airport after a bond rating downgrade and the loss of an airline carrier. Plus, VPR’s Ross Sneyd analyzes some of the top political news of the week. And our Long Trail series continues with the joys of winter hiking.