US Dept. of Transportation, responding to negative comments regarding its proposal to ease how it interprets foreign control of US airlines, yesterday issued a revised Notice of Proposed Rulemaking it said ensures that areas involving safety, security and national defense obligations will remain under the control of US carrier decision-makers. DOT issued its original NPRM last November (ATWOnline, Nov. 4, 2005), intending, it said, to make it easier for US airlines to attract foreign ...

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