Raytheon Aircraft Co. v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20141
No(s). 05-2328 (D. Kan. May 30, 2008)

A district court dismissed an aircraft manufacturer's contribution action against the United States for response costs it incurred cleaning up trichloroethylene (TCE) contamination at the Tri-County Airport site in Herington, Kansas. The manufacturer argued that the U.S. government released TCE into...