Ben Goldstein

Congressional and Regulatory Reporter

Washington, DC


Based in Washington, Ben covers Congress, regulatory agencies, the Departments of Justice and Transportation and lobby groups.

Ben has a Masters degree in Political Communications from the American University in Washington D.C. Prior to joining Aviation Week, he worked for the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives as its communications coordinator.


IATA: Global Airlines Lost $126B In 2020
Airlines around the world lost more than $126 billion in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic cratered demand for air travel, according to IATA.
guy.ferneyhoug… Wed, 08/04/2021 - 15:38
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JetBlue To Keep New York Headquarters, Build Out JFK Presence
In tandem with JetBlue’s announcement, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will greenlight the airline’s plans to develop a Terminal 6 at JFK.
mark.nensel@in… Tue, 08/03/2021 - 19:03
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Daily Memo: Does United Have What It Takes To Go Premium?

By Ben Goldstein Aug 02, 2021
United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby is betting that corporate and long-haul international traffic will fully recover over the next few years—and that United will be ready to meet it with its network of large coastal hubs and fleet of premium-heavy aircraft.
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