Two provisions in the US Senate’s FAA reauthorization legislation cleared June 29 by a key committee received immediate pushback. Both provisions, one relating to airline fees and the other related to commercial pilot training, were added as amendments during a June 29 markup process in the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, which has cleared the way for the bill to be voted on by the full Senate. Sen. Edward Markey (D-Mass.) was successful in adding language to ...

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