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February 3, 2016, 4:49 PM

Controllers Support, Airline Pilots Oppose Proposed FAA Bill

Republicans' proposal to create a separate organization to manage the nation's ATC system presents a stumbling block to FAA reauthorization.

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Dec 21, 2009 - 5:54 AM
With the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeings-dream-takes-flight-with-liftoff-of-787/>first flight</link> of its mold-breaking 787 Dreamliner final
Dec 15, 2009 - 11:04 AM
At 10:27 a.m.
Dec 15, 2009 - 7:58 AM
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner took to the air for the first time today from Paine Field in Everett, Wash., at about 10:25 a.m.
Dec 14, 2009 - 6:49 AM
Boeing completed high-speed taxi tests on the first 787 Dreamliner on Saturday, marking the last in a series of functional tests planned in preparation for
Dec 11, 2009 - 6:50 AM
Boeing announced yesterday that it completed the review and analysis of the <link 1 _blank - "
Dec 10, 2009 - 11:11 AM
Russia’s Irkut Corp.
Dec 9, 2009 - 4:33 AM
Boeing announced this morning that it completed the first engine runs for the 747-8 Freighter as the program inches closer to first flight, expected next
Dec 8, 2009 - 10:45 AM
The FAA last week finalized the industry-wide technical standard orders (TSOs) for automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B), the backbone of Next
Dec 8, 2009 - 8:12 AM
Following what UAL Corp.
Dec 3, 2009 - 9:37 AM
Bombardier’s CRJ1000 program now appears unlikely to receive Canadian and EASA certification before the second half of next year–a delay of at least anothe