As the US Congress, the Bush Administration, airlines and other interested parties discuss how to fund the daily operation of the US air traffic control system while also maintaining investment in technology to meet forecast growth in operations (ATWOnline, May 5), FAA confronts a major challenge whose outcome is central to the debate yet which until recently has received relatively little attention. That issue is the current labor agreement governing pay, benefits, performance and work ...

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