49 U.S. Code § 49109 - Nonstop flights

An air carrier may not operate an aircraft nonstop in air transportation between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and another airport that is more than 1,250 statute miles away from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.


(Added Pub. L. 105–102, § 2(26),Nov. 20, 1997, 111 Stat. 2213; amended Pub. L. 105–154, § 2(a)(1)(D),Feb. 6, 1998, 112 Stat. 3.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised Section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
49109 (uncodified). Oct. 18, 1986, Pub. L. 99–500, title VI, § 6012, 100 Stat. 1783–385.
Oct. 30, 1986, Pub. L. 99–591, title VI, § 6012, 100 Stat. 3341–388.


1998—Pub. L. 105–154substituted “Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport” for “Washington National Airport” in two places.

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