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Negotiations stall in aircraft subsidy dispute. The U.S. and EU do not appear poised to resolve a dispute over aircraft subsidies anytime soon. EU trade chief Peter Mandelson said the U.S. is unwilling to negotiate; U.S. officials have called launch aid for the Airbus A350 "unacceptable." May 18, 2006

Mineta details plan aimed at easing congestion. Transportation Secretary Norm Mineta outlined a plan to ease port, highway and airport congestion. The administration will encourage the sale or lease of transportation infrastructure to private investors. May 17, 2006

EU-US open skies agreement delayed yet again. EU and US aviation officials concluded...

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