US Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) said she was “90% sure” Congress would pass legislation reauthorizing the FAA before its Oct. 1 deadline, and said the Senate could take up the bill following next week’s recess during a speech at the Air Line Pilots’ Association (ALPA) Air Safety Forum in Washington DC. “We’ve come to an agreement on just about everything, and I don’t see any major obstructions,” Duckworth said in her Aug. 1 address to the ...

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