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Thursday, November 4, 2021
Today, the Department of Labor announced that the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) has filed an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) mandating COVID-19 vaccination or weekly testing for employees of private companies with 100 or more workers. The ETS will be officially published in the Federal Register on Friday, November 5.




Thursday, October 28, 2021
NATA is pleased to announce that the 2022 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 409: Standard on Aircraft Hangars incorporates changes proposed and supported by NATA, providing aviation businesses significant tools to protect against fire without the use of foam fire suppression systems.




Thursday, October 28, 2021
Two White House actions aimed at increasing COVID-19 vaccination rates have the potential to impact NATA member businesses: an Executive Order directed at federal contractors and an impending OSHA ETS directed at private companies with 100 or more employees. NATA’s SVP Ryan Waguespack and Alison Squiccimarro of the Law Offices of Paul Lange recorded two informative videos to prepare you to get ahead of new requirements.




Thursday, October 28, 2021
Two White House actions aimed at increasing COVID-19 vaccination rates have the potential to impact NATA member businesses: an Executive Order directed at federal contractors and an impending OSHA ETS directed at private companies with 100 or more employees.




Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Last week, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) delivered a draft Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) to the White House that will implement a COVID-19 vaccine or weekly testing requirement for all private companies with 100 or more employees.




Friday, October 15, 2021
NATA has been actively monitoring several pandemic-related policies and discussing their implications for aviation businesses with various federal agencies. As these policies unfold, NATA will keep you informed with real-time guidance to help you comply with mandates and understand their impact on your operations.




Monday, October 4, 2021
The FAA’s Airport Safety and Operations Division (AAS-300) has released an updated version of its Advisory Circular (AC) for Aircraft Fuel Storage, Handling, Training, and Dispensing on Airports. The newly published AC 150/5230-4C provides the most commonly accepted means for airports to comply with 14 CFR, Part 139, section 321, Handling and Storing of Hazardous Substances and Materials. The FAA also recommends the new guidance be adopted by non-Part 139 certificated airports.




Thursday, September 30, 2021
NATA’s downtown offices are coming to life again as the Washington, DC, workforce emerges from more than a year of pandemic-related shutdowns and remote work. At the same time, action on Capitol Hill returned to a feverish pace in September when Congress returned from its annual August recess to face several critical fiscal deadlines. This summer also brought a few changes to my role at NATA as I was named Managing Director of Legislative Affairs & Industry Relations. My first love has always been Capitol Hill, where I began my career as a Congressional staffer and then as an association lobbyist. I work closely with our President and CEO Tim Obitts to formulate and implement NATA’s legislative priorities and to act as a conduit between you and your elected officials at all levels—local, state, and national.




Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with those affected by Hurricane Ida in Louisiana and the Gulf region. The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) is partnering with Aerobridge to aid the Louisiana-Gulf area.




Thursday, August 26, 2021
Regulations require that ALL Part 135 carriers MUST register for the new Pilot Records Database (PRD) by September 8, 2021. Please note, there are no exceptions for smaller carriers.


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