TSA Administrator John S. Pistole announced the appointment of 24 new members to the Aviation Security Advisory Committee (ASAC), the advisory committee to TSA that provides recommendations for improving aviation security methods, equipment and procedures. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson's committee appointees included NATA’s Director of Regulatory Affairs John McGraw. Read more
NATA joined other major aviation organizations in a letter
to the leadership of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees in support of funding for the Contract Tower Program. The letter highlighted the strong bipartisan, bicameral support for the program as well as the safety and economic advantages it creates in local communities. The industry effort follows on similar letters in support of the program authored by 25 Senators
and 58 House members
NATA’s annual Air Charter Summit will take place June 16-18, 2014, at the Washington Dulles Marriott in Dulles, VA. Online registration is now available. For event details and a link to register, visit www.nata.aero/acs.