The FAA reauthorization bill introduced Feb. 3 by Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, will put FAA in charge of demonstrating remote tower technologies at seven airports in a pilot program that would be launched within six months. of the bill’s passage. Shuster’s Aviation Innovation, Reform and Reauthorization Act (AIRR)—which is most widely known for attempting to separate the FAA’s air traffic ...

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