Trump Budget Revives ATC Restructuring Plan

Credit: Bill Carey /AW&ST
The Trump administration rolled out a fiscal 2019 federal budget on Feb. 12 that seeks $16.1 billion for the FAA, $292 million less than its previous appropriated level, while resuming the effort to break out the agency’s air traffic control (ATC) function into a separate entity. The proposed budget...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and uncrewed aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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