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The Verge
Congress wants to privatize US air traffic control, but what does it mean for flyers?As part of the reauthorization for the FAA, Congressional Republicans are propo
Congress wants to privatize US air traffic control, but what does it mean for flyers?
The Verge / Posted yesterday
As part of the reauthorization for the FAA, Congressional Republicans are proposing a big change to the way America's air traffic control system works. Currently, a federal agency, the Federal Aviation Administration, oversees the air traffic control... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
House Transportation Committee Passes AIRR ActEstablishes Not-For-Profit Corporation To Operate Air Traffic Control The Hous
House Transportation Committee Passes AIRR Act
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
Establishes Not-For-Profit Corporation To Operate Air Traffic Control The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Thursday approved legislation that establishes an independent, not-for-profit corporation outside of the federal government... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation worldWASHINGTON — On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Ow
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation world
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang went out to the front yard of his Martinez, Calif., home and launched a sleek new drone he had recently bought for about $1,000. The 2.8-pound drone, advertised... Read more
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The Hill
FAA reform bill addresses security gapsLast October, a Russian plane carrying 224 men, women, and children crashed in
FAA reform bill addresses security gaps
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Last October, a Russian plane carrying 224 men, women, and children crashed in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt. All 224 people on board were killed. It is now suspected that an aircraft maintenance technician from EgyptAir planted the bomb on the... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Shuster, Larsen Differ On ATC PrivatizationLeadership Of House Transportation Committee Divided On The Issue The House Tr
Shuster, Larsen Differ On ATC Privatization
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
Leadership Of House Transportation Committee Divided On The Issue The House Transportation Committee on Wednesday held its first hearing on the FAA reauthorization that must be passed next month to keep the agency operating, and the focus of the... Read more
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Island Packet
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation worldOn a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang wen
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation world
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang went out to the front yard of his Martinez, California, home and launched a sleek new drone he had recently bought for about $1,000. The harrowing episode illustrates a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation worldOn a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang wen
Here’s how your new toy drone could upset the aviation world
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang went out to the front yard of his Martinez, California, home and launched a sleek new drone he had recently bought for about $1,000. The harrowing episode illustrates a... Read more
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The Hill
Laws, sausages and air traffic controlOne of the pet peeves of conservatives over the last several years has been the
Laws, sausages and air traffic control
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
One of the pet peeves of conservatives over the last several years has been the lack of "regular order" in the House of Representatives — that is, major legislation was negotiated by leadership and presented to members for a vote as a fait accompli,... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Replacing Terminal 4 Carpet With TerrazzoPhoenix Sky Harbor Airport’s busiest terminal is saying goodbye to carpet and h
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Replacing Terminal 4 Carpet With Terrazzo
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 6 days ago
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport’s busiest terminal is saying goodbye to carpet and hello to a product created in Italy. During a city meeting last week, Deputy Aviation Director Jay DeWitt said they will spend $3 million to install terrazzo floors in... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Larsen Says FAA Bill Contains 'Bipartisan Successes'But Disagrees With ATC Privatization Plan The top Democrat on the House Transp
Larsen Says FAA Bill Contains 'Bipartisan Successes'
The Aero-News Network / Posted 9 days ago
But Disagrees With ATC Privatization Plan The top Democrat on the House Transportation Aviation Subcommittee says that the FAA reauthorization bill introduced Wednesday contains some significant bipartisan successes, but at the same time voiced... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
More Letter Groups Come Out Against FAA Reauthorization BillEAA, NATA Say Bill Would Hurt GA The battle lines are being drawn over the pro
More Letter Groups Come Out Against FAA Reauthorization Bill
The Aero-News Network / Posted 9 days ago
EAA, NATA Say Bill Would Hurt GA The battle lines are being drawn over the proposed FAA reauthorization bill introduced Wednesday by Congressman Bill Shuster (R-PA), chair of the House Transportation Committee. Among those coming out against the... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ATC Privatization Fears Mount, PK Floats, IFD440 UpdateAlso: RIP Roger Boisjoly, Let Bob Fly, 1st Legacy 500, AZ Sales Tax Exemption,
ATC Privatization Fears Mount, PK Floats, IFD440 Update
The Aero-News Network / Posted 9 days ago
Also: RIP Roger Boisjoly, Let Bob Fly, 1st Legacy 500, AZ Sales Tax Exemption, Hartzell 5-Blades, Air Transat, Pro Line Fusion Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster and Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ATC Privatization Fears Mount, PK Floats, IFD440 UpdateTransportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster and Aviation
ATC Privatization Fears Mount, PK Floats, IFD440 Update
The Aero-News Network / Posted 9 days ago
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster and Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo introduced the Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization legislation. This legislation establishes a nongovernmental,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON (AP) — Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operation
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation under legislation introduced Wednesday as part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees the aviation... Read more
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FOX News
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations wou
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON – Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation under legislation introduced Wednesday as part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees the aviation... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA Reauthorization Bill won't fix FAA funding problem, threatens GAEAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (February 3, 2016) — The Aviation Inn
FAA Reauthorization Bill won't fix FAA funding problem, threatens GA
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (February 3, 2016) — The Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization (AIRR) Act introduced in the House of Representatives today is being touted as a plan for the future of U.S. aviation, but it could... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control February 03, 2016 21:3
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 10 days ago
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control February 03, 2016 21:31 GMT Eds: Updates with details of the bill, comments from senior transportation committee Democrat. With AP Photos.By JOAN LOWYAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) --... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON >> Responsibility for the nation’s air traffic control operations wo
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON >> Responsibility for the nation’s air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON -- Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations wo
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON -- Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations wo
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
The Fremont Argus / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees... Read more
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The Mercury News
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON -- Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations wo
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON >> Responsibility for the nation’s air traffic control operations wo
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON >> Responsibility for the nation’s air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees... Read more
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FOX News
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlResponsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington oversees the aviation... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control February 03, 2016 16:3
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 10 days ago
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control February 03, 2016 16:38 GMT By JOAN LOWYAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- Legislation introduced in the House would transfer responsibility for air traffic control operations from the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON (AP) - Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operation
Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation, under legislation introduced Wednesday. The proposal is part of an overhaul of how Washington... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Shuster, LoBiondo Introduce Bill To Spin Off Air Traffic Control From FAALet The Debate Begin! Transportation Committee Leaders Say Comprehensive FAA Re
Shuster, LoBiondo Introduce Bill To Spin Off Air Traffic Control From FAA
The Aero-News Network / Posted 10 days ago
Let The Debate Begin! Transportation Committee Leaders Say Comprehensive FAA Reauthorization Provides Transformational Aviation Reform Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
DOT IG: FAA Reforms Falling ShortCost, Efficiency, & Modernization Expected Goals All Missed, According To Repor
DOT IG: FAA Reforms Falling Short
The Aero-News Network / Posted 24 days ago
Cost, Efficiency, & Modernization Expected Goals All Missed, According To Report The Department of Transportation Inspector General has released a scathing report outlining numerous shortcomings of the FAA's efforts to implement reforms intended to... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
GA Groups to Congress: ATC Reform More Than Just User FeesRequest Sufficient Time to Review And Debate Bill With Congress preparing to c
GA Groups to Congress: ATC Reform More Than Just User Fees
The Aero-News Network / Posted 25 days ago
Request Sufficient Time to Review And Debate Bill With Congress preparing to consider FAA reauthorization legislation this session, a host of general aviation association leaders today joined together to send letters to House transportation leaders... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
GA Groups to Congress: ATC reform more than just user fees; request sufficient time to review and debate billWashington, DC, January 19, 2016 – With Congress preparing to consider FAA re-a
GA Groups to Congress: ATC reform more than just user fees; request sufficient time to review and debate bill
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 25 days ago
Washington, DC, January 19, 2016 – With Congress preparing to consider FAA re-authorization legislation this session, a host of general aviation association leaders today joined together to send letters to House transportation leaders underscoring... Read more

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