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Reauthorization Bill Moves Out Of Committee »

The controversial FAA reauthorization bill that would privatize air traffic control services made it out of a House committee Thursday in a 32-26 vote that almost followed partisan lines but there will be much more debate and it's still not clear what's on the Senate's collective mind. More

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Reauthorization Bill... »

The controversial FAA reauthorization bill that includes privatizing the air traffic control system will begin its journey through what is expected to be a... More

Advocates Speak Out On... »

A bill that would cap flight-training benefits for veterans at $20,235 should be scrapped, seven GA advocacy groups told Congress in a letter issued today.... More

FAA, NTSB Cite Lithium... »

The FAA today issued a safety alert to airlines around the world, urging them to conduct a "safety risk assessment" regarding the transport of lithium... More

AVmail: February 8, 2016 »

AVweb reader Richard Herbst writes: "HR 4441 (ATC privatization) is a bear trap using austerity for bait. Don't think for a moment that user fees will stay... More

FAA Seeks To Cut Airport... »

The FAA is looking at cutting its Contract Weather Observer staffing at 57 airports around the country, moving some duties to local ATC, according to an... More

FAA Funding Bill With... »

Two congressmen in favor of privatizing the FAA's Air Traffic Organization introduced their proposal Wednesday, just after receiving written opposition from... More