I introduced you to a PowerPoint presentation prepared by FAA management. Beautiful presentation.Wake The Dead

Raipur, July 18: The wrecked remains of a Chhattisgarh Government-owned helicopter that went missing on July 14 have been found in Rajnandgaon District, about 235 km from State Capital Raipur.Remains of crashed Chhattisgarh copter, four bodies found

FAA Contractor Takes Nine Hours to Resolve 30-Minute Problem AUSTIN, Texas, July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Last week’s nine-hour Federal Telecommunications Infrastructure outage at the Austin Air Traffic …Nine-Hour FTI Outage at Austin Tower Could Have Been Avoided

Memphis Commercial Appeal – WASHINGTON — FedEx CEO and founder Frederick W. Smith, testifying before a Senate subcommittee Thursday, said removing FedEx Express drivers from the jurisdiction of the Railway Labor Act, as proposed in a House bill, would be bad public policy …Objects to House Air Traffic Control bill that singles out FedEx …

Billings Gazette – Russell Dahl’s July 11 guest opinion, “Airline tax break comes at expense of Montana pilots,” is highly misleading and fails to address the real issues. Chief among Dahl’s allegations is the idea that the proposal making its way through the Senate …Guest Opinion: Airlines willing to pay fair share for air traffic …

OregonLive.com – In response to Monday’s editorial, “A dreadful summer to fly,” you’re right. The Air Traffic Control system needs to be modernized and Congress needs to decide soon how to fund it. The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, the world’s largest …Update Air Traffic Control

Albuquerque Tribune – Everyone agrees that the nation’s air transportation system, including Air Traffic Control, is in need of urgent upgrades, if not wholesale overhauls. It is likely to cost billions of dollars, particularly if commercial and private flights grow from …Editorial: On how to spread costs of airport upgrades

Newsday – Since then, congressional investigations have raised questions about the country’s underfunded Air Traffic Control systems, deficient radar system and the airlines’ ability to cope with a surge in travelers. Controllers — concerned about being made …At Least 189 Die in Brazil Air Crash

Controllers at busiest airports retiring in large numbersGovExec.com, DC – 2 hours agoThe agency also instituted new rules to restore managerial control, including a dress code and restrictions on entering and leaving Air Traffic Control …Controllers at busiest airports retiring in large numbers – GovExec.com

New fees urged to boost air traffic controlAtlanta Journal Constitution, USA – Jul 13, 2007The fees would fund the airport expansions and Air Traffic Control upgrades to relieve congestion and widen safety margins. Marion C. Blakey, head of the …New fees urged to boost Air Traffic Control – Atlanta Journal Constitution

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The eternal question – who pays? – is now dogging the emerging small-jet industry, with important growth and safety implications for air transportation and Albuquerque’s fledgling Eclipse Aviation.Editorial: On how to spread costs of airport upgrades (Albuquerque Tribune)

The Federal Aviation Administration is changing how it reports incidents caused by airplanes flying too closely to one another ? and critics of the move say it is just another way for the agency to make its numbers look better without actually making the skies any safer.Flying too close? FAA changes how incidents are recorded 4:39 PM CT (WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth)