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AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER
Nancy Pelosi Didn't End The Shutdown Alone. Federal Workers Did The Heavy Lifting.
Alexander C. Kaufman
Air safety concerns finally made the longest U.S. government shutdown in history untenable. Credit workers for that.
Air Travel Workers React To Halted Flights With Reminder That They Warned Us
"Do we have your attention now, Leader McConnell?" the Association of Flight Attendants union said.
Air Safety ‘Deteriorating By The Day’ Amid Shutdown, Union Leaders Warn
The president of the National Air Traffic Controller's Association has warned that he holds deep concerns for the safety and security of airlines and travelers.
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Air Traffic Controllers Union Becomes Latest Group To Sue Trump Over Shutdown
This is the third union to sue the Trump administration for making federal employees work without pay during the government closure.
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Government Shutdown Leads Aviation Workers To Miss First Paycheck
A group of organizations associated with the aviation industry urged Donald Trump and other leaders to put an end to the partial shutdown.
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For Expecting Parents, Government Shutdown Piles On The Stress
“With the baby coming, it’s scary,” one air traffic controller said.
Richard Russell in a photo from his personal blog.
Family Of Airport Worker Who Crashed Plane 'Shocked, Devastated'
His intent was "not to harm anyone. He was right in saying there are so many people who loved him."
Air Traffic Controllers' Chronic Fatigue Poses 'Significant Risk' To Airline Safety In Secret Government Study
By Joan Lowy, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — A study the government kept secret for years says that air traffic controllers' work schedules often lead
Heated Exchange Between Pilot And Air Traffic Controller Caught On Tape
Delta Airlines is investigating a heated exchange between one of their pilots and an air traffic controller.
Air Traffic Controllers: The Canary in the Coal Mine?
Founding director, Center for WorkLife Law; Distinguished prof...
The best way to solve the airport slumber-party problem may not be to schedule two controllers on overnight shifts. A cheaper alternative is to redesign schedules so controllers can get enough sleep.
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Southwest Airplane Good Samaritan or Good Grief?
Law prof, author, global adventure-seeker, emerging outdoorswo...
The air traffic control profession just can't get a break. Nevertheless, sending a passenger plane to play fighter jet is wrong in all sorts of ways.
FAA Suspends Air Traffic Controller After Planes Flew Close Together
turtlemom4bacon, flickr An air traffic control supervisor has been suspended for the second time in one week -- this time
Ten High-Paying Jobs That Don't Require A College Degree
Payscale.com has a list of well-paying jobs you can skip college for, based on statistics based on compiled by and the Bureau
JFK Air Traffic Controller's Kids Blaming Themselves For Dad's Suspension
An air traffic controller's stunt in letting his 9-year-old twins direct planes has landed with a thud - on the kids. Glenn
Boehner Admits Letting Eight-Year-Old Son Shape GOP Healthcare Plan
Comedian and creator of BorowitzReport.com
In a bombshell that could dramatically impact the raging debate over health care, House Minority Leader John Boehner admitted that he had allowed his son to shape the Republican health care plan.
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