US congressman criticises Irish aviation’s ‘permissive’ labour model Democrat Peter DeFazio opposed Irish-registered Norwegian Air’s bid for a US permit Chairman DeFazio (D. OR) was first elected to the U.S. Congress in 1986 and…Read More
Key Lawmakers Unveil Bill To Protect FAA from Shutdowns DeFazio and Larsen devise Legislation for FAA funding during Shutdown Automatic Draws from Airport and Airway Trust Fund Aviation Trade Associations Coalition supports U.S. House Transportation and…
The Chairman, A4A, the Reason Foundation and other supporters have spent years anticipating possible objections to AIRR.
Secretary Elaine L. Chao Names Newest FAA Management Advisory Council Members U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the appointment of seven new…
Having read the text of the American Air Navigation Services Corporation (AANSC) legislation, here are some reasonable questions about unions and the new corporation.
While the Supreme Court closed this case, East Hampton will move “full steam ahead” with a Part 161 airport study.
Hawaii is considering legislation that would create a state agency to manage all airports. Whatever makes sense needs to be enacted now to make Hawai’i ready for this once-in-a-decade flow of airport funds.
The U.S. Department of Labor announced an agreement with United to protect its employees from future injuries by improving its baggage-handling operation. It’s possible that the Secretary-nominee might reverse the previous agreements with OSHA and, if issued, would fall on Administrator Huerta to realign the policy within the FAA.