University of Kansas group wants school to sell jet
January 21, 2018
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A group of faculty, staff and students at the University of Kansas is urging the school's administration to sell its jet to save money.
The recommendation came in a report by the University Senate's Planning and Resources Committee that was released last spring, the Lawrence Journal-World reported . Selling the Cessna CJ4 jet could generate about $6.6 million and save the university more than $1 million a year in operating costs, according to the committee.
Administration officials responded last month, calling the plane an important business tool used for donor relati...