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Shuster ATC bill to benefit remote towers

THIS WEEK'S POLL QUESTION: US airlines (except Delta) are pushing Congress to create a NAV Canada-like entity to manage US ATC. Partially privatizing ATC and separating it from FAA is:

This week's poll question: US Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) has proposed a major reform of US ATC that includes spinning off ATC from FAA into a separate not-for-profit entity. Do you support Shuster’s proposal?

Blogs & Commentary
Feb 3, 2016

Is it ‘insane’ for airlines to earn strong profits? 7

American Airlines’ annual net profit is just $45.8 billion behind Apple’s most recent full-year net earnings....More
Jan 26, 2016

Very shaky start for anti-US ATC privatization coalition

“When you are arguing a case when you don’t know what it’s all about, it’s very hard.”...More
ATW On-Location

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