Doctors Among 100 Business Leaders Saying No To ATC Privatization

Dr. Ed Schweitzer, president of Pullman, WA-based Schweitzer Engineering Labs, and Dr. Lance Ferguson, a Kentucky-based eye surgeon, have joined the fight against ATC privatization, as two of the more than 100 business leaders who have written to Congress opposing H.R. 2997. “We need to make sure that these [lawmakers] understand that without that ability to fly, these industries are going to wither and die.”

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November 12, 2020

NBAA Legislative Priorities Addressed in Senate Appropriations Measure

The fiscal year 2021 spending proposal for Transportation, Housing and Urban Development from the Senate Committee on Appropriations advances legislative priorities advocated by NBAA.
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October 19, 2020

NBAA’s Bolen Reappointed to NextGen Advisory Committee

On Sept. 25, 2020, NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen was reappointed to the NextGen Advisory Committee (NAC), where he will continue to represent business aviation.
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January 16, 2019

Fairness to Pilots Act Enhances Pilots Bill of Rights

The Fairness to Pilots Act, Section 392 of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, makes legislative tweaks to the Pilots Bill of Rights, further protecting pilots and other certificate holders as originally intended.
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August 2, 2018

Aviation Industry to Senate: Mandates in Place Sufficient to Combat Noise Exposure

The U.S. aviation industry has dramatically reduced noise exposure and continues to do so, making any new legislative mandates on noise counterproductive to the protocols already in place, NBAA and a coalition of aviation organizations recently wrote in a letter to Senate leaders.
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