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Congress Wants to Know the FAA’s Plans for Commercial Drones

The FAA’s plans to release rules for using commercial drone rules has a lot of people wondering what the FAA is thinking, and now Congress would like to hear directly about what people can expect when the rules, due next September, arrive. Continue reading

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FAA sends Congress a plan to speed up NextGen implementation

FAA said it has sent a plan to Congress for accelerating the implementation of the satellite-based NextGen air traffic control (ATC) system. NextGen has been criticized by members of Congress and US airlines for being rolled out too slowly and … Continue reading

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Senate sends Obama a bill to fund the government until October

The House has approved a mammoth bill providing $1.1 trillion for federal agencies this year. The measure fills in details of the budget deal that bipartisan leaders reached last week. Continue reading

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Senate sends Obama a bill to fund the government until October

The House has approved a mammoth bill providing $1.1 trillion for federal agencies this year. The measure fills in details of the budget deal that bipartisan leaders reached last week. Continue reading

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Hagel Announces Reduction in Civilian Furlough Days

Hundreds of thousands of Defense Department civilian employees who have had to take a weekly unpaid day off from work since July 8 are getting some relief, as the total number of furlough days has been reduced from 11 to six, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced today. Continue reading

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