FAA Bill Runs Into Air Traffic Controller Issue
- Land and hold short operations are postponed to this month. Searles, Robert A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Apr99, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p22
Reports that revised procedures for land and hold short operations of aircraft in the United States are expected to be in place by April 15, 1999. Issues that remain unresolved.
- Lack of Political Will Assailed In Constraints on Aeronautics. Mann, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/22/2000, Vol. 152 Issue 21, p29
Highlights the views of legislators in the United States regarding the effects of the absence of a national commitment to aeronautics technology to the future of the country's civil aviation. Unwillingness of the country to spend liberally on air transport as compared to social security or...
- Fractional committee meetings completed. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Jan2000, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p17
Reports that the Fractional Ownership Aviation Rulemaking Committee has concluded its meetings and expects to issue recommendations to the United States Federal Aviation Administration late in January or early February 2000.
- House Extends Aviation Programs; Changes Surface-Funds Formula. Dutton, Audrey // Bond Buyer;3/18/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33284, p5
The article reports on the approval of a bill by the House which will offer a three month extension of aviation programs in the U.S.
- WASHINGTON outlook. Asker, James R. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/19/2002, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p21
Reports developments related to aviation in the U.S. as of August 2002. Senate version of the spending bill of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Installation of extra ballistics protection to the RAH-66 Comanche helicopter; Action of the Federal Aviation Administration on the...
- Counter-Merger Bill Draws Mixed Reviews. Mann, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/26/2001, Vol. 154 Issue 13, p48
Presents reactions to a proposed bill requiring major airlines to divest take-off and landing slots at high-density airports in the United States. Assessment of the bill by lawmakers; Support from short-haul and medium-sized airlines and business flyers; Opposition from United Airlines.
- Washington outlook. Asker, James R. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/17/1999, Vol. 150 Issue 20, p23
Reports on regulatory developments of relevance to the aviation industry in the United States, as of May 17, 1999. Includes disagreement between the government, Congress and the industry over aviation spending priorities; President Bill Clinton's call for an independent review of a series of...
- Resolving the fractional ownership fracas. Collogan, David // Business & Commercial Aviation;Nov99, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p98
Encourages the aviation industry in the United States to resolve its own differences about fractional ownership (FO) and assist the Federal Aviation Administration in developing regulations amenable to everyone. On-demand air taxi operators; Importance given by business jet manufactures to FO;...
- Safe Enough Yet? Lynch, Kerry // Business & Commercial Aviation;Jul2003, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p82
The potential threat of the use of business and general aviation aircraft as weapons continues to drive security policy in the United States. The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a warning on May 1, 2003 taking much of the general aviation community by surprise. The...