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Spokane Airport Buys 844 Acres

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Spokane International Airport purchased 844 acres of land near a future runway.
    
The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/1b3iQhx) the land was sold by Park West Properties of Kirkland for $2.4 million.
    
The land is in the path of a new runway the airport expects to build in 15 to 20 years.
    
Earlier this year the airport purchased 400 acres of land near Fairchild Air Force Base for $1.8 million.

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