The US Government Program That Pays For Your Flights

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References:
[1] https://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/mission/office-policy/aviation-policy/337916/subsidized-eas-report-communities-outside-alaskamay-2019.pdf
[2] https://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/mission/office-policy/aviation-policy/311086/status-report-200-compliance-12-months-ended-sep-30-2017.pdf
[3] https://www.citylab.com/equity/2018/11/worsening-inequality-urban-rural-major-cities/576175/
[4] https://www.flightconnections.com/route-map-air-choice-one-3e
[5] https://ec.europa.eu/transport/sites/transport/files/pso_inventory_table.pdf
[6] https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2018/11/12/18080806/air-service-small-cities-crucial
[7] https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/Portals/4/pub/AKMBPA2.pdf
[8] https://www.researchgate.net/publication/259139464_Economic_contribution_of_essential_air_service_flights_on_small_and_remote_communities
[9] https://bayrunnershuttle.com/locations/hagerstown/
[10] https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/82888-franklin-pa-and-hagerstown-md-to-lose-eas-services
[11] https://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R44176.pdf
[12] https://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R44176.pdf
[13] https://blog.midwestind.com/cost-of-building-road/; https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol-ca-jeff-denham-government-property-bill-20160303-story.html; https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/GAOREPORTS-NSIAD-97-181/pdf/GAOREPORTS-NSIAD-97-181.pdf

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