US airlines—minus Delta Air Lines—quickly lined up behind a proposal to separate US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA, but others, including the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), expressed misgivings. US House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) proposed an FAA reauthorization bill that includes major ATC reform, including the creation of an 11-member board of directors to oversee an independent, not-for-profit ...

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