NATCA and the FAA still don't see eye-to-eye on the state of the air
traffic control system here in the U.S. NATCA keeps telling us
that we're entering a period of crisis because of the shrinking
controller population, while the FAA maintains that there are plenty of
resources to accommodate air traffic in the present and into the near
Last week, we asked which group has a better bead on the truth.
10% of those who answered said the truth lies somewhere in between
what the FAA and NATCA say, but a 55% majority of you thought NATCA
was right about the controller crisis and that the FAA is just
thinking about the bottom line and ignoring aviation safety.
A complete breakdown of the responses can be viewed
here. (You may be asked to register and answer, if you haven't already.)
THIS WEEK'S QUESTION ***
In the past, we've asked about price, performance, and
other level-headed considerations in the personal jet/very light jet
market. This week, let's put practical considerations aside and
find out which bird has the most striking, graceful profile.