Effort Mounts To Save FAA Contract Towers From Sequestration

Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) is seeking to ward off planned massive cuts in the FAA's contract tower program. The FAA plans to close up to 189 such air traffic control towers as part of its effort to meet its required budget cuts under “sequestration,” which took effect March 1. Airports and general...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.