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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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Mar 26, 2015 - 9:20 AM
CVR recordings indicate copilot refused captain's re-entry into cockpit
Mar 25, 2015 - 2:23 PM
Exposes shortcomings at military air defense and civilian ATC control centers, and MAS ops center
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.)
Mar 25, 2015 - 11:48 AM
Republicans on the House Transportation Committee are pushing for 'transformational' reform, while Democrats are not sold on sweeping change.
Mar 25, 2015 - 10:04 AM
Search continues for FDR in rugged terrain in French Alps
Mar 24, 2015 - 9:14 AM
A Germanwings Airbus A320 crashed in a remote location in the French Alps, with all 150 people on board believed to be dead.
Mar 24, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Delegates in Dubai stress shared responsibility
Mar 23, 2015 - 7:34 AM
Secretary-General spoke in Malaysia on new safety measures prompted by the MH370 and MH17 disasters.
Mar 19, 2015 - 3:34 PM
Denies any intention of flying to North America
Mar 18, 2015 - 11:38 AM
Pair of proving flights show operational readiness for latest round of testing
Emirates Airline president Tim Clark
Mar 18, 2015 - 8:36 AM
The chief executives of Etihad and Emirates responded to allegations of improper subsidies made by American, United and Delta airlines.