The Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Board will ask the Federal Aviation Administration to authorize the nation's second busiest airport to levy a $3 passenger facility charge.

The board voted recently to get approval to charge the fee beginning next year. If the government agrees, airport officials estimate the charge will raise about $60 million a year, which would help fund airport expansion.

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