President Barack Obama reopened barely healed wounds and drew an outcry of protests from the general aviation community and elected officials when he pushed for increased taxes on millionaires, billionaires and corporate aircraft users, saying their tax breaks could compromise health, education and safety programs. “If we choose to keep a tax break for corporate jet owners, if we choose to keep tax breaks for oil and gas companies that are making hundreds of billions of dollars, then that ...

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