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Health » U.S. Focusing on Disease Spread Through Air Travel
Apr 06, 2005


"With the potential of dramatic economic losses caused either by viruses or terrorists with viruses, a proactive posture rather than a reactive posture is an absolute necessity," said Rep. John Mica (news, bio, voting record), a Florida Republican and chairman of the House aviation subcommittee.
"With over 1.6 billion passengers traveling worldwide each year on commercial air carriers, there is a real threat that these sometimes deadly diseases can be transmitted around the world in a matter of hours," Mica told a hearing attended by government health and aviation experts.


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