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PUBLIC LAW 101-508—NOV. 5, 1990 104 STAT. 1388-373 "(vi) $70,100,000 solely for aircraft safety projects and activities; and "(vii) $5,400,000 solely for environmental projects and activities; and "(B) for fiscal year 1992— "(i) $135,800,000 solely for air traffic control projects and activities; "(ii) $19,100,000 solely for air traffic control advanced computer projects and activities; " (iii) $3,400,000 solely for navigation projects and activities; "(iv) $9,700,000 solely for aviation weather projects and activities; "(v) $16,500,000 solely for aviation medicine projects and activities; "(vi) $70,100,000 solely for aircraft safety projects and activities; and "(vii) $5,400,000 solely for environmental projects and activities. Not less than 3 percent of the funds made available under this paragraph for a fiscal year shall be available to the Administrator for making grants under section 312(g) of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958.". SEC. 9203. ENHANCED AIRPORT CAPACITY. Section 506(b)(4) of the Airport and Airway Improvement Act of 1982 (49 App. U.S.C. 2205(b)(4)) is amended— (1) in subparagraph (A) by striking "and 1990" and inserting " 1990, 1991, and 1992"; and (2) in subparagraph (B) by striking "and 1990" and inserting " 1990, 1991, and 1992". SEC. 9204. WEATHER SERVICES. Section 506(d) of the Airport and Airway Improvement Act of 1982 (49 U.S.C. App. 2205(d)) is amended by striking the second sentence and inserting the following: "Expenditures for the purposes of carry- ing out this subsection shall be limited to $34,521,000 for fiscal year 1991 and $35,389,000 for fiscal year 1992. ". SEC. 9205. AVIATION RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM. (a) IN GENERAL. —Section 312 of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 (49 U.S.C. App. 1353) is amended by adding the following new subsection: "(g) RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM. — "(1) GENERAL AUTHORITY. — The Administrator may make grants to colleges, universities, and nonprofit research organizations to conduct aviation research into areas deemed by the Administrator to be required for the long-term growth of civil aviation. "(2) APPLICATIONS. — A university, college, or nonprofit organization interested in receiving a grant under this subsection may submit to the Administrator an application for such grant. Such application shall be in such form and contain such information as the Administrator may require. "(3) SELECTION.—The Administrator shall establish a solicitation, review, and evaluation process that ensures (A) the funding under this subsection of proposals having adequate merit