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February 13, 2019

Government Shutdown Hearing: Modernization Threatened, Staffing Uncertain

Presidents of five major aviation groups appeared before Congress Wednesday to testify on the impact…

February 09, 2019

New House Bill Would Fund FAA During Government Shutdown

A new bill that would protect the FAA's funding in the event of government shutdown…

January 30, 2019

NATCA Wants Separate Funding Source for Aviation After Shutdown

The National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) wants stable, reliable funding for aviation to ensure…

January 25, 2019

Controller Shortage Causes Delayed Flights, La Guardia Ground Halt

UPDATE: Shortly after this story's publication, President Trump and Congress announced a three-week agreement to…

January 22, 2019

Major Aviation Organizations to Government: End the Shutdown

An alphabet soup of nearly every major association, union and advocacy group in the aviation…

January 11, 2019

National Air Traffic Controllers Association Sues U.S. Government

The National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) is suing the U.S. federal government on behalf…

January 09, 2019

With No End in Sight, Government Shutdown Chafes Aviation Industry

It has been 19 days since the beginning of the U.S. government's partial shutdown amid…

January 05, 2019

Aviation Industry Hoping Government Shutdown Over Before Serious Delays Occur

The U.S. government has been partially shut down since December 22, furloughing workers in "non-critical"…

January 04, 2019

FAA Shutdown Already Delaying Data Comm Transition to En Route Airspace

The U.S. federal government partial shutdown is already delaying the FAA’s ability to stay on…

October 02, 2018

Can Automation Enable a Time-Based US Air Traffic System?

The FAA’s goal of moving to a time-based air traffic system is challenged by the…