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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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STC allows the SSJ100 to land at Cat IIIa-certified runways under certain visibility and crosswind conditions.
Aug 4, 2014 - 12:25 AM
The regional expects to add the first of 20 new airplanes to its fleet early next year.
Aug 3, 2014 - 12:15 AM
Guernsey carrier takes first jet, an Embraer E195, after Flybe deserts island.
Jul 31, 2014 - 12:05 PM
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Jul 30, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Discounts on landing fees and parking charges to take effect next summer.
Jul 30, 2014 - 12:47 PM
North Charleston gets responsibility for buidling longest Dreamliner
Jul 30, 2014 - 11:46 AM
Most of the cancellations of orders for more than 200 airplanes came as no surprise, according to the CEO.
Jul 30, 2014 - 9:40 AM
Global demand for pilots to reach 533,000 over next 20 years.
Jul 29, 2014 - 4:42 PM
An ICAO-led industry task force will consider possible changes to how the airline industry assesses the risk of overflying conflict zones.
Jul 29, 2014 - 9:30 AM
Emirates will stop flying over ISIS-controlled territory while Etihad maintains its status quo.