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, ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Trump: Bidding underway for ‘one great company’ to run ATC" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.