FAA's Annual GA Survey Underway
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:27:00 -0400
The research firm conducting the annual general aviation survey for the FAA sent the following message to HAI members. "Please help us provide accurate information on aviation activity and aviation safety. The 37th annual General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey (GA Survey) for reporting on calendar year 2014 is underway, and we need your help."
Becker Avionics Announces New Sales Representative for Europe
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:13:00 -0400
(Miramar, Fla.) - Becker Avionics is pleased to announce the addition of Ms. Antonia Aldinger, as their newest sales representative for Europe. Aldinger was previously a marketing and exhibition manager for EuroAvionics.
Marshall Aviation Services Joins Avfuel’s Global Network Of FBOs
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:09:00 -0400
(Birmingham, UK) - Marshall Aviation Services (BHX/EGBB), the business aviation segment of the Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, announces their partnership with Avfuel as a member of the global network of Avfuel Branded FBOs.
House Passes Estate Tax Repeal, Sales Tax Deduction Bills
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:33:00 -0400
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal the estate tax and a bill to let taxpayers deduct taxes paid to state and local governments, but it's unlikely that either bill will go anywhere.
Highway Bill Headed for Extension
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:28:00 -0400
The deadline to reauthorize highway programs is fast approaching. Lawmakers have to renew the authorization for transportation programs by the end of May, but likely have until sometime in July to address the funding issue.
Mica Unveils Employee Stock Ownership Plan for ATC
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:02:00 -0400
Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.), former chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee has released the text of his proposal to overhaul the air traffic control system — essentially privatizing the FAA’s air traffic functions.
No Funding Solution Yet for Highway Reauthorization
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:01:00 -0400
With only 45 days to go before a May 31 deadline to reauthorize highway programs, there is scant evidence that lawmakers are zeroing in on an agreement to renew and fund programs for a multi-year deal.