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NBAA's Bolen Calls for Restoration of FAA Funding at Capitol Hill Rally

October 10, 2013

NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen joined other industry leaders in a non-partisan rally on Capitol Hill to encourage Washington policymakers to quickly find a path forward for reopening the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), so that vital aviation services can resume. The event, hosted by the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA), also featured remarks from NATCA President Paul Rinaldi and senior executives from the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), the Professional Aviation Safety Specialists (PASS), and the U.S. Travel Association (USTA).