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Can IAA assure Safety of globally dispersed NAI operations? It’s not Open, but Safe Skies at issue!

The impressive array of experts aligned in support of or in opposition to the notion, that the Open Skies Agreement’s “social dimension” provides a basis to deny Norwegian Air International’s foreign air carrier application, appears…

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55 Senators tell FAA to find a solution for Federal Contract Towers; a modified PFC might work?

The FAA attracts an inordinate share of battles with Congress over specific issues. The below↓article is about a letter from 55 Senators (including Sen. Hagan of NC) to Administrator Huerta reminding him of their continued…

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FAA launches the Airport Voluntary Reporting System; its processes, practices and people will impact its Influence

Voluntary disclosure systems have been employed by the FAA since 1976 with creation of the Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) to report incidents or safety concerns that could lead to safety errors. Reports sent to…