Herald Dispatch: Groups push against ATC privatization

HUNTINGTON - Three leading West Virginia aviation groups have sent a letter to West Virginia's congressional delegation opposing a bill that would privatize the nation's air traffic control system. The Huntington Tri-State Airport, the North Central West Virginia...

The Hill: The case against air traffic control privatization

While the nation has been distracted by the highly publicized health care reform debate, another landmark bill is making its way through Congress, virtually unnoticed. That bill is H.R. 2997, also known as the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and...

Bismark Tribune: State aviation groups oppose air traffic privatization

A number of federal lawmakers have continued pushing efforts to privatize air traffic control in the country, introducing a number of bills over the past three years. Legislation hasn’t gone to a vote so far, lacking the support to pass, but aviation groups in the...