3 NOTAMS: Anchorage, AK; Aug. 31-Sept. 2
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:50:00 -0400
The FAA has issued 3 separate VIP NOTAMs for temporary flight restrictions in the Anchorage, Alaska, area for August 31 - September 2.
DOT IG Finds Flaws with NextGen and Control Towers
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:07:00 -0400
A new Dept. of Transportation inspector general (IG) report indicates that some of the FAA's control towers are using 42 to 98 percent more resources than others, costing the agency more than $850 million, while another IG report criticizes the FAA's implementation of a satellite-based air traffic control system for moving too slowly and exceeding anticipated costs.
Funding Transportation Into the Future
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:40:00 -0400
Lawmakers have a full plate when they return in September and must come to agreement on plans for funding transportation needs that can pass in both houses of Congress.
"Cadillac" Health Tax Could Hit 25% of Employers in 2018
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:35:00 -0400
A new Kaiser Family Foundation analysis has found that roughly a quarter of employers offering health plans would likely trigger the Obamacare tax in 2018, rising to 30 percent in 2023 and 40 percent in 2028 assuming health care costs continue to grow at their expected rate.
Congressional Leaders Looking to Avoid Government Shutdown
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:32:00 -0400
Congress will be back in town after Labor Day, and talk is already increasing about how to prevent a full-blown battle over defunding Planned Parenthood that could lead to a government shutdown. The new fiscal year begins October 1 and not a single appropriation bill has cleared Congress.
Seeking Aerospace Project Engineer
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:23:00 -0400
Able Aerospace is seeking a successful engineering candidate who will be able to analyze existing products in the aviation/aerospace industry and be able to reverse-engineer the product. The candidate should possess the ability to determine the manufacturing process of a part.
Seeking Aerospace Technical Designer
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:13:00 -0400
Able Aerospace is seeking an experienced and successful technical designer candidate.