air traffic control on Townhall

Brooke Carlucci - Tue Jul 21

When authorities found 50-year-old air marshal controller Philip Maschek from Arkansas passed out in his chair with his shirt off at 7:45 a.m. Thursday morning, it was a clear telltale that this man was not cut out to be controlling any air traffic. ... more

Chris Edwards - Sun Sep 28

Washington, D.C. - Mon Apr 29

The FAA is ordering all its air traffic controllers back to work after Congress passes a bill ending furloughs. ... more

Donald Lambro - Fri Apr 26

Clearly, President Obama is playing a nasty political game with the air-traffic controller furloughs that have forced severe airline delays across the country. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Thu Apr 25

This week, the Obama administration furloughed 14,500 air traffic controllers -- staffers will lose two days of work per month -- ostensibly to comply with the 2011 Budget Control Act's $85 billion in sequester cuts this year. The Federal Aviation Administration's share is $637 million. So expect delays at the airport. That's the idea, but it didn't have to be. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Thu Apr 25

Pressure is building to end the delays at the nation's airports - and now, the White House says there is a way out. ... more