$XSPA XSPA time is coming, Even with a vaccine for coronavirus still pending, U.S. airports are getting a shot in the arm – thanks to four major recent funding programs from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). All funding, issued as airport safety and infrastructure grants, total approximately $3.46 billion and will come from the FAA’s Airport Improvement Program (AIP): $1.187 billion announced in April; another $800 million announced in June; $273 million announced in late July; and $1.2 billion announced on Sept. 1.