Chicago Tribune – District Judge John Darrah, expected to last about two weeks, opened with the federal government as the lone defendant after Midwest Air Traffic Control Inc., which operates the Waukegan airport’s tower, admitted liability Monday. But lawyers for …Trial starts in Collins’ air crash

Washington Post – The Bush administration announced in its budget that it will seek to phase out a tax on airline tickets and shift to a system that collects user fees from airlines to help finance the Air Traffic Control network. The budget proposal didn’t specify …NATIONAL BRIEFING

Market Wire – We are clearly a stronger company with more resources, clear market leadership, and an improved ability to offer the best technology and solutions available in the Air Traffic Control, military & homeland security and airport operations markets …Rannoch Corporation Changes Company Name to Era Corporation

An alert message has been flashed at all international and domestic airports in India after a suicide bomber injured five security personnel at the VIP lounge of the Islamabad airport last night.Passenger security checks upped (Mid-Day Mumbai)

Budget’s a mixed bag for WichitaKansas.com, KS – 1 hour agoHowever, the budget also proposes a change in how the nation’s Air Traffic Control system is funded. That could place a burden on the general aviation …Budget’s a mixed bag for Wichita – Kansas.com

Miami Herald – … to repair the dike that rings Lake Okeechobee. ? $45 million to build veterans medical facilities in Orlando and Lee County. ? $14.6 million for the NOAA to develop new technologies to track hurricanes. ? $8 million to replace air-traffic control …ALLOCATIONS FOR FLORIDA

Federal aviation officials expect on Monday to begin introducing a proposal to finance a new air-traffic control system that they say will be needed to keep pace with increasing air travel over the next two …In New Air Traffic Control, GPS Would Replace Radar

FAA Looks for More Money to Pay for Air-Traffic ControlWashington Post, DC – Feb 2, 2007Federal aviation officials expect on Monday to begin introducing a proposal to finance a new air-traffic control system that they say will be needed to keep …FAA Looks for More Money to Pay for Air-Traffic Control – Washington Post

Show of might at Aero IndiaFinancial Express, India – 11 hours ago… Thales puts forward the new technology, Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) as a solution to Indian Air Traffic Control infrastructures. …Show of might at Aero India – Financial Express

… #9073 activated the hijack transponder, notifying the FAA and United Operations in Chicago. Boston Air Traffic Control notified Boston Logan Communications Center of a diversion involving a hijack. The North American Air Defense Command System in …Disaster Planning, Logan-Style

Helicopter Association InternationalUS Wants User Pay For Air Traffic ServicesAirwise – 23 hours ago"Linking Air Traffic Control services and what system users pay for those services is a very important first step." Regulators also want a funding …Air-traffic control overhaul planned Los Angeles TimesFY 2008 FAA Budget Update: User Fees Helicopter Association InternationalBush Proposes Change Wall Street Journal (subscription)Travel Weekly (subscription) – ABC Newsall 17 news articlesUS Wants User Pay For Air Traffic Services – Airwise

… government history, which is projected to save over $2.2 billion by 2015. We’re making headway with Air Traffic Control procedures as well. The recent implementation of Domestic Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum (DRVSM) created an additional six …FY 2008 Budget in Brief

A MAN who was taught to fly by a pilot killed in a tragic plane disaster has paid tribute to “one of the best”.Plane crash pilot ‘one of the best’ (Gazette)

Boston Online – WASHINGTON — Federal aviation officials expect to begin introducing a proposal tomorrow to finance a new Air Traffic Control system that they say will be needed to keep pace with increasing air travel over the next two decades. Without a new system …FAA warns of gridlock in skies

‘Lear lock’ cost who pays?‘Lear lock’ cost who pays? (USA Today)