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Raiders' Proposed Las Vegas Stadium Would Not Impact Air Traffic At McCarran Airport

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 17 / 17

The Raiders' proposed Las Vegas stadium, roughly 1 1/2 miles from McCarran Int'l Airport, would "not impact jetliners taking off or landing" at the nation’s "eighth-busiest airport," according to an FAA report cited in a front-page piece by Art Marroquin of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL.&n...

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