Tell your Representative: Time to Ground Proposal to Privatize Air Traffic Control
Since Congressman Shuster introduced his plan to privatize the Air Traffic Control (ATC) system, one fact hasn't changed: privatization just won't fly.
The TSA has reduced its screeners by about 10 percent, or 4,622 people, in the last three years in hopes passengers would sign up for PreCheck, a program that expedites security steps for preapproved travelers. But fliers aren't rushing to enroll and the agency is also losing about 100 employees a week through attrition.
Airline Workers Unite to #DenyNAI
The fight to deny Norwegian Air International (NAI) continues. Join fellow Union Members and airline Workers as we mobilize to deny NAI’s approval of a foreign air carrier permit. If allowed, the Flag of Convenience scheme would give NAI an unfair competitive advantage over Southwest Airlines and other U.S.