FAA sending furlough notices to most employees this week

FAA administrator Michael Huerta said the agency has instituted a hiring freeze and will have “no choice” but to start employee furloughs in April. Citing the US government’s budget sequestration that started last week, Huerta said FAA this week is sending furlough notices to most of its 47,000...

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