All 565 U.S. airports subject
to federal oversight have met safety and security requirements
for the Year 2000 rollover, the government said in a report to
be released Tuesday.
The Federal Aviation Administration said it had established
the Y2K readiness of airports served by aircraft with more than
30 seats through interviews, site visits and contingency-plan
The safety concerns involved airfield operations such as
lighting control, firefighting response and radio
communications, Louise Maillet, the acting associate
administrator for airports, told a news briefing. -- Reuters
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