The Trump administration has proposed its Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative June 5, formally setting forth a plan to remove US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA oversight, replacing it with a non-profit, independent entity. Describing the present-day US ATC system as “ancient, broken, antiquated and horrible, [a] system that doesn’t work,” Trump announced that bidding for “one great company that can piece it all together” was underway. “At its core, ...

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