US Air Transport Assn. blasted the New York JFK airline scheduling meeting being held in Washington yesterday and today at the behest of the US Dept. of Transportation and FAA as "fundamentally flawed" and said DOT appears intent on imposing "anti-marketplace" schedule reductions and "most likely" congestion pricing at the crowded airport. "We're very much opposed to the direction the department is heading," ATA President and CEO James May told reporters yesterday. Ahead of the "voluntary" ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"ATA: DOT using 'meat ax' to reduce JFK capacity 'artificially'" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.