Chao: Current FAA setup means capacity cannot be increased safely

Credit: US Department of Transportation
US transportation secretary Elaine Chao said FAA cannot both increase the country’s air system capacity and maintain safety in its current configuration. Testifying before the US House of Representatives June 8, Chao reiterated the Trump administration’s support for separating air traffic control...

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