by Emily Jashinsky Oct 4, 2017, 943 AM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook. NASA must deal with a dwindling number of flightready spacesuits a growing pile of delays and cost overruns, lawmakers face limited options in reigning in NASA One option is incentivizing a greater reliance of private providers. A receptionist at the company declined to answer questions about the cost of the flight The only private jet to land at Greater Portsmouth Regional Airport last Thursday belonged to Dixie Capital Corp, a Richmond, Virginiabased charter. WASHINGTON Reuters US Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price promised on Thursday to repay the nearly $52,000 cost of his seats on private. HHS Secretary Tom Price says he wasnt sensitive enough to my concern for the. WASHINGTON AP Fighting to keep his job, health secretary Tom Price says hell write a personal check to reimburse taxpayers for his travel on charter. to the US Treasury for the expenses of my travel on private charter planes". The Washington Post reported that the cost amounts to the total for Prices seats on the chartered flights but not for those of his staff Price took used private air. Earlier today the theoretically remorseful Trump Health and Human Services. Price is not covering the cost for support staff and others who flew with him In his statement on Thursday, Price also said he will take no more private charter.