Fri, Jun 30, 2006
"We Understand That 67 Pages Of Questions Came Back"
It is by no means a final victory... but, perhaps, an indication
that opponents have won the first round in the fight over user
In a wide-ranging interview to be podcast on Monday, ANN asked
AOPA President Phil Boyer (above) about the status of the FAA
authorization bill that would propose changing the way our national
airspace is funded.
"My understanding now, as late as talking to the adminstrator
last week, is that there are so many unanswered questions to the
proposal that [the airlines] put forth to the White House, that has
to be vetted by the White House and the Office of Management and
Budget," Boyer told ANN.
"We understand that 67 pages of questions came back," Boyer
"As they've seen the mounting arguments... it appears now [the
FAA] is not going to introduce the bill this year, but they're
going to wait until next year... and none of us, including the
administrator, knows exactly what will get through this
You'll be able to hear our entire conversation with Boyer on
Monday. Stay tuned!
YOU Can Contribute To The Annual List Compiled By The Staff and Readership of the ANN and Aero-TV! E-I-C Note: We're going to start naming names and dropping details THIS week--- t>[...]
Also: Big Boeing Order, Napa Tower Quaked, Landsberg Retires, Galileo Falters Breaking News! Google has unveiled an exciting new UAV project, called Project Wing, which has been un>[...]
An Impressive Line-Up Continues To Make A Solid Impact On Sport Aviation ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell seized the opportunity to talk with Phil Solomon, the CEO of Tecn>[...]
AD NUMBER: 2014-17-04 PRODUCT: Certain Bombardier, Inc. Model CL-600-2B19 (Regional Jet Series 100 & 440) airplanes.>[...]
FAA General Aviation Airports Report Beginning in 2010, the FAA began a national review of the general aviation airports resulting in two reports, General Aviation Airports: A Nati>[...]