WASHINGTON—The 35-day shutdown of U.S. government agencies “cut us deep” and set back FAA modernization projects, National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) President Paul Rinaldi said Jan. 29. In an address to the Aero Club of Washington, Rinaldi said the ultimate damage done by the shutdown that forced controllers to work without pay and sidelined other federal employees is still to be calculated. But the five-week lapse may have jeopardized the FAA’s ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "NATCA’s Rinaldi: Controllers 'Cut Deep' By Government Shutdown".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.