In a statement likely to cause renewed heartburn for those who
fought so valiantly to save Chicago's Meigs Field, Acting FAA
Administrator Robert Sturgell said this week the midwestern city
will probably need a third major airport to handle future growth in
the commercial and private aviation sectors.
Sturgell Makes His First Oshkosh Appearance As FAA Administrator
One of the more interesting events (most years) that takes
places at each rendition of the annual Oshkosh aerial get-together
is the chance to listen to, and then grill/question/cajole info
from the current FAA Boss. This year was no different...
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association tells ANN that in an
effort to allow foreign flight school students to continue flight
training in the United States, the Department of Homeland Security
recently announced it will create a new visa category, M, to
replace the J-1 visa, which is set to end in June 2010.