Question of the Week: Will the TSA's Latest NPRM Improve Safety on Large Airplanes?

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There wasn't much evidence of stress over the dour economy at this year's NBAA Convention, so last week we asked AVweb readers for their take on the economic downturn and its effect on the general aviation community.

The majority of respondents (54% of you) said we're in for some trouble, agreeing with our statement that flying is one of the first things to go when money gets tight. At the other end of the spectrum, only two readers (at press time) said that aviation is an essential service and will be largely unaffected.

For a complete (real-time) breakdown of reader responses, click here.
(You may be asked to register and answer if you haven't already participated in this poll.)


The Transportation Security Administration's NPRM for a "Large Aircraft Security Program" (LASP) is drawing fire from both AOPA and EAA. We'd like to hear what you think.

Is the TSA's proposed rule for general aviation security reasonable?
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