Wall Street Journal Misses Key Facts in Editorial Supporting ATC Privatization

Wall Street Journal Misses Key Facts in Editorial Supporting ATC Privatization In a Feb. 15 editorial, “Private Jet-Setters Against Better Air Travel,” The Wall Street Journal incorrectly asserts that handing over control of our nation’s air traffic control (ATC)...

Washington Times: ATC Privatization Threatens National Security

Relieving the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of its oversight of our nation’s air traffic control (ATC) operations would create significant concerns in both military and homeland security air defense mission areas.

Major Consumer & Passenger Rights Groups Launch Ad Opposing Air Traffic Privatization

Leading airline passenger, consumer and rural organizations, including National Consumers League, FlyersRights.org, Consumer Action, the Alliance for Aviation Across America and In The Public Interest launched an ad to set the record straight on the airlines’ push to...

USA Today: Miracle on Hudson pilot: Don’t privatize air traffic control

While nothing can fully prepare one for an emergency such as when my crew and I landed Flight 1549 in the Hudson River just over eight years ago, it was a lifetime of experience that we each drew upon to enable us to face that sudden ultimate challenge. I learned to...

Aviation Leaders and Legends Oppose ATC Privatization

Take action now and contact your lawmakers today!

RealClear Politics: Flying Is a Freedom We Should Not Take for Granted

Former astronauts Capt. James Lovell (U.S. Navy, Retired), Capt. Robert “Hoot” Gibson (U.S. Navy, Retired), Capt. Kenneth Cockrell (U.S. Navy, Retired), and Lt. General Thomas Stafford (U.S. Air Force, Retired) recently wrote an op-ed explaining why privatizing air...

Conservative group asks Shuster to pull FAA bill

SOURCE: http://conservative.org/hr2997/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Jackie Anderson or Ian Walters (202) 347-9388 Alexandria, VA – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) has evaluated H.R. 2997 – The Century AIRR Act to determine...

Astronauts Oppose H.R. 2997

Jim Lovell, Robert “Hoot” Gibson, Kenneth Cockrell and Thomas Stafford are retired NASA astronauts, whose collective experience includes serving as Commander of Apollo 13 mission, Commander of Apollo 10 in May 1969, piloting the first Space Shuttle mission to dock...

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Wall Street Journal Misses Key Facts in Editorial Supporting ATC Privatization

Wall Street Journal Misses Key Facts in Editorial Supporting ATC Privatization In a Feb. 15 editorial, “Private Jet-Setters Against Better Air Travel,” The Wall Street Journal incorrectly asserts that handing over control of our nation’s air traffic control (ATC)...

Washington Times: ATC Privatization Threatens National Security

Relieving the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of its oversight of our nation’s air traffic control (ATC) operations would create significant concerns in both military and homeland security air defense mission areas.

Major Consumer & Passenger Rights Groups Launch Ad Opposing Air Traffic Privatization

Leading airline passenger, consumer and rural organizations, including National Consumers League, FlyersRights.org, Consumer Action, the Alliance for Aviation Across America and In The Public Interest launched an ad to set the record straight on the airlines’ push to...

USA Today: Miracle on Hudson pilot: Don’t privatize air traffic control

While nothing can fully prepare one for an emergency such as when my crew and I landed Flight 1549 in the Hudson River just over eight years ago, it was a lifetime of experience that we each drew upon to enable us to face that sudden ultimate challenge. I learned to...

Aviation Leaders and Legends Oppose ATC Privatization

Take action now and contact your lawmakers today!

RealClear Politics: Flying Is a Freedom We Should Not Take for Granted

Former astronauts Capt. James Lovell (U.S. Navy, Retired), Capt. Robert “Hoot” Gibson (U.S. Navy, Retired), Capt. Kenneth Cockrell (U.S. Navy, Retired), and Lt. General Thomas Stafford (U.S. Air Force, Retired) recently wrote an op-ed explaining why privatizing air...

Conservative group asks Shuster to pull FAA bill

SOURCE: http://conservative.org/hr2997/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Jackie Anderson or Ian Walters (202) 347-9388 Alexandria, VA – The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) has evaluated H.R. 2997 – The Century AIRR Act to determine...

Astronauts Oppose H.R. 2997

Jim Lovell, Robert “Hoot” Gibson, Kenneth Cockrell and Thomas Stafford are retired NASA astronauts, whose collective experience includes serving as Commander of Apollo 13 mission, Commander of Apollo 10 in May 1969, piloting the first Space Shuttle mission to dock...

SAY NO TO PRIVATIZED ATC

H.R. 2997, the 21st Century AIRR Act, seeks to privatize the air traffic control system and reduce general aviation access to airports and airspace. Based on every metric, the U.S. has the largest, most diverse, most complex and safest airspace system in the world. All stakeholders have fair and equitable access to our airspace, which is not the case in certain countries with privatized ATC systems.