164Aug 26, 2013
Air Traffic Safety Improvement and Delay Reductions
Gerald Dillingham talked about the Federal Aviation Administration’s Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen), and he responded to telephone calls and electronic ...
221Jun 19, 2013
Government and industry officials testified on the pending merger between US Airways and American Airlines.
456Jul 19, 2012
Domestic Drone Oversight
Witnesses testified on the effects of increased use of drones by the Department of Homeland Security on individuals' privacy. Todd Humphreys spoke about his experiment in which he hijacked a ...
429Oct 5, 2011
Oversight of Air Traffic Control Program
Aviation, transportation, and government officials testified on the Federal Aviation Administration’s “NextGen” program, which would shift the method of air traffic control from a ...
292Jul 14, 2010
Representatives from the airline industry and federal transportation employees testified on the airline practice of charging passengers for individual services, and requirements for disclosure of ...
92Sep 14, 2006
Rural Air Service
Witnesses testified about programs to provide essential air services to small communities and efforts by the airline industry to cut costs by eliminating routes to areas that did not generate a ...