NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen issued a statement Firday
regarding the FAA's publication in the Federal Register of a call
for comment in response to the Agency's plan to severely limit
participation in the Block Aircraft Registration Request (BARR)
Aim Is To Provide "Seamless" Air Traffic Service Between
The FAA and the European Union formally signed an agreement
Thursday to work together on research aimed at providing seamless
air traffic service to aircraft flying between the United States
"The government's proposal ignores the legitimate need
for the BARR program, and runs directly counter to long-established
assumptions about government's role in the protection of privacy."
Source: NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen.