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FAA Gives Money to Maine Airports 

Catherine Pegram

Three airports in Maine are getting more than $700,000 from the federal government.Congressman Mike Michaud says the money from the Federal Aviation Administration will help pay for a variety of improvements. Northern Maine Regional Airport at Presque Isle will receive the bulk of the money – $509,000. It’ll go toward repairing pavement, fixing drainage systems and buying snow removal equipment. $130,000 will help clear away obstructions at Lincoln Regional Airport.And Belfast Municipal Airport will get $76,000 to buy a hangar to house snow removal equipment.