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    Are fatigued US air traffic controllers endangering air travelers?

Are fatigued US air traffic controllers endangering air travelers?

Millions of lives depend on the work of air traffic controllers daily, yet according to the National Academy of Sciences, the FAA is failing to ensure the air traffic controllers aren't severely fatigued on the job, and unable to keep air passengers safe.
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    When are passengers going to see new air traffic control benefits?

When are passengers going to see new air traffic control benefits?

Though technology has changed for the rest of the world, our aviation system is still mired in the past. As many may or may not know, the air traffic control system in America is cobbled together with a collection of 1950 and 1960 technology.

Safety and comfort advice for air travelers

Ned Levi discusses safety and comfort issues for air travelers, including the issues of severe turbulence for airplane passengers, and how to prevent injury if turbulence occurs, as well as a review of the new potential Paperclip armrest design, to help middle seat passengers in Economy.
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    New MGM Vegas Strip venture, FAA to review hazards, Detroit’s restroom for pets

New MGM Vegas Strip venture, FAA to review hazards, Detroit’s restroom for pets

Head of MGM explains new venture on Las Vegas Strip

What we’re reading: 10 courses every golfer should play, in-flight Wi-Fi spying capabilities, US upgrades Philippines aviation status, TSA Passover matzoh tips

10 courses every golfer should play, GoGo inflight wifi adds more spying capabilities, US upgrades Philippines status

What we’re reading: Disney cruise ships to offer WiFi by megabyte, Jetblue status challenge, reducing 777 chance of cyberattack

isney cruise ships to offer Wifi by megabyte, Jetblue to offer status challenge, reducing 777 chance of cyberattack

Bill banning cellular calls on planes proposed in the US House of Representatives

A bill to ban cellphone voice calls by passengers on planes in flight has been proposed in the US House of Representatives. Ned Levi discusses the proposed ban and the events which have caused it to be proposed.
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What we’re reading: Amazon’s Prime Air, United completes p.s. redesign, Southwest fined $325,000

Amazon's Prime Air, United completes p.s. redesign, Southwest fined $325,000

What we’re reading: FAA to check overweight pilots, fewer travelers this Thanksgiving, a day in the life of ATL

FAA to check overweight pilots, fewer travelers this Thanksgiving, a day in the life of ATL
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