WASHINGTON — Five airports will receive a total of $9 million in unexpected grants from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act because of lower-than-expected bids on other airports’ stimulus projects.

The Federal Aviation Administration announced Thursday that Yeager Airport in Charleston, W.Va., would receive an additional $2.58 million for terminal improvements, on top of the $4.9 million ARRA-funded terminal project it just completed. The airport improvements will include a pedestrian bridge, according to the FAA.

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