FAA Today Update
We will continue to provide you with the most current article feeds on the White House efforts to privatize the FAA’s Air Traffic Organization (ATO) and other FAA related articles.
Possible U.S. House vote nears. July 17, 2017, AINonline article, “Showdown on ATC Reform Looms in U.S. House”
Air Canada has a near miss at SFO. July 12, 2017, The Telegraph article, “Greatest aviation disaster in history’ averted after plane’s near-miss with four other aircraft”
PASS president, Mike Perrone, posts opposition to privatization proposal, July 7, 2017, NJ article, “N.J. has 46 airports – don’t let Trump gamble with aviation safety | Opinion”
The list of aviation groups opposing the House’s FAA reauthorization plan grows, July 5, 2017, Flying article, “ATC Privatization Continues to Find Opposition Among Aviation Groups and Politicians”
AOPA supports the Senate FAA Reauthorization legislation, June 29, 2017, AOPA article, “Senate Advances FAA Reauthorization AOPA Backs Bill”
FAA reauthorization bills are moving forward, June 26, 2017, Politico article, “House, Senate move forward on FAA, driverless cars”
Aviation groups continue to oppose ATO privatization, June 22, 2017, Flying article, “Aviation Groups Release Joint Statement Against House’s ATC Privatization Plan”.
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao assures smooth transition in June 19, 2017, Reuters article, “U.S. won’t rush air traffic control privatization, focus on smooth transition”.
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