Critics of FAA reauthorization bill say it fails to address major upgrades to air traffic control system
Congress has pushed off deadlines for the reauthorization bill, but the next one is at the end of September.
The planes are so loud in this Seattle neighborhood some residents say it feels like a war zone. They want the federal government to do something about it.
One of the looming deadlines for Congress this month is re-authorizing funding for the Federal Aviation Administration. A House vote on that is scheduled this week. Competing funding bills in the House and Senate address things like commercial drones, navigation technology, and air traffic control systems. Click the audio player above to hear the full […]
With the looming congressional testimony of former FBI Director James Comey later this week, the White House is hoping to give Americans something else to focus on —infrastructure. Speaking from the Rose Garden earlier today, President Trump announced a proposal to separate the nation’s air traffic controllers from the FAA, placing them under the control […]
Opponents say small, rural airports and towns would be hurt economically.
Regulations governing commercial drone use take effect Monday.
The FAA may reverse itself and allow commercial drone flights over populated area.