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ICYMI: Modernize Our Air Traffic Control System
October 17, 2017
Modernize our air traffic control system By the Miami Herald editorial board October 12, 2017 The United States has the busiest airspace in the world. But instead of maintaining an aviation management system compatible with its standing, the nation relies on outdated technology long since discarded by the rest of world — under the control of a government bureaucracy rather than an independent entity. Those two facts are not unrelated. Congress controls the purse strings of air traffic managemen... More
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ICYMI: WSJ Editorial Board: An Air Traffic Winner
October 12, 2017
An Air-Traffic Winner How to help the traveling public and the economy. Editorial Board October 11, 2017 The House has been working for months behind the scenes on the most significant improvement to commercial air travel in decades: Converting Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) air-traffic control into an operation governed by pilots, airlines, controllers and other industry experts. This would be good news for the economy and the traveling public, if Republicans don’t wig out. House Transp... More
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ICYMI: Your Flight is Delayed
October 11, 2017
In the November issue of Reason Magazine, noted aviation policy expert Bob Poole goes into great detail about why we need to modernize the Nation's ai... More
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Shuster and Graves Statements: Hearing on "Building a 21st Century Infrastructure for America: Highway and Transit Stakeholders’ Perspectives"
October 11, 2017
Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure “Building a 21st Century Infrastructure for America: Highway and Transit S... More
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ICYMI: Members Speak Out in Support of the 21st Century AIRR Act
October 10, 2017
Members of Congress continue to speak out in support of H.R. 2997, the 21st Century AIRR Act. Over the past week, Reps. Paul Mitchell (MI), Bruce West... More
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