US President Donald Trump is proposing to dramatically restructure both FAA and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), removing air traffic control (ATC) from FAA and shifting the majority of responsibility for funding aviation security to airline passengers by significantly raising the flight ticket security fee. The Trump administration’s “budget blueprint,” released March 16 for fiscal year 2018 starting Oct. 1, 2017, provides “lawmakers and the public ...

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