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The Conversation: Updating Kona International Airport; Sherry Menor-McNamara strives for LG seat

New permanent Federal Inspection Services facility at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport
Andrea Brizzi For Nan Inc & KYA Design Group
Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation
New permanent Federal Inspection Services facility to process international flights and passengers at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport.
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Catherine Cruz is the host of The Conversation. Originally from Guam, she spent more than 30 years at KITV, covering beats from government to education. Contact her at ccruz@hawaiipublicradio.org.
Savannah Harriman-Pote is the energy and climate change reporter.
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