Senate prepares to debate FAA reauthorization

02/25/2010 | Dallas Morning News (free registration), The

Senate leaders promised Wednesday that FAA reauthorization will be debated in the next five weeks, setting up a showdown over controversial issues -- including pilot background checks, tarmac delays and deadlines for equipping aircraft with NextGen avionics. Funding for the agency remains vague, because the Senate Commerce Committee, which originated the reauthorization bill, deferred to the Finance Committee on the proper mix of aviation taxes and fees. The Finance Committee is expected to take up the issue soon and attach its funding provisions to the bill in time for the floor debate.

View Full Article in:

Dallas Morning News (free registration), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Sr. Data Warehouse Developer
US Airways
Phoenix, AZ
Senior Specialist Airport Leadership Development
Alaska Airlines
Seattle, WA
Technician - Line (Avionics)
United Airlines
San Francisco, CA
Sr Analyst Alliances
Alaska Airlines
Seattle, WA
Training Standards and QA Manager
Spirit Airlines
Miramar, FL