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US bizav state case opposing ATO spin-off

US regional business aviation groups have voiced opposition to ATC privatisation as part of the new administration’s budget proposal. “Regional groups nationwide are speaking out, … More ››

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Moving On?

Late last year, Air Traffic Management magazine’s industry commentator Bob Poole considered what the November 8 election results could mean for reform of US air traffic control. … More ››

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Trump releases US air traffic spin-off plan

US President Donald Trump has announced his intention to spin off US air traffic control within budget plans that were released on March 16. President Trump had already … More ››

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Huerta urges ‘full and honest’ NextGen review

Now is the right time to be asking critical questions over alternative approaches to modernising the US air transport system, according to the FAA chief … More ››

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‘Most significant reforms in a generation’ needed to correct US federal aviation mistakes, modernise air traffic control

The Eno Center for Transportation is calling for taking US air traffic control out of the Federal Aviation Administration in favour of either a government corporation … More ››

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NATCA prepared to fight for US airspace safety

US air traffic controller union NATCA has expressed its concern over the possible impact of a presidential freeze on hiring federal employees and the impact … More ››

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Talks launch on FAA as Sept deadline expires

The first US congressional hearing on reauthorizing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will be held today — with manufacturing company leaders as well as FAA … More ››

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Trump backs air traffic control system overhaul

US president Donald Trump is reported as expressing support for changes to the government’s air traffic control system and placing a pilot at the head … More ››

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FAA ill-prepared for major ATC disruption

A US transport watchdog has flagged worrying deficiencies in the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) ability to adequately handle major disruptions to the air traffic system. In … More ››

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President-elect Trump nominates Chao as US transportation chief

President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Elaine Chao to serve as secretary of the United States Department of Transportation. Having served as deputy secretary at the … More ››

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