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Stories with subject: Air traffic control
  • FAA investigating close call at Chicago's Midway Airport 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 6:43 pm

    CHICAGO - Two passenger jets began to take off at the same time on intersecting runways at Chicago's Midway International Airport, prompting a controller to shout over the radio for one of the pilots to halt to avoid a collision, aviation officials said Wednesday.

  • FAA investigating close call at Chicago's Midway Airport 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 5:55 pm

    CHICAGO - Two passenger jets began to take off at the same time on intersecting runways at Chicago's Midway International Airport, prompting a controller to shout over the radio for one of the pilots to halt to avoid a collision, aviation officials said Wednesday.

  • House committee chairman: Spin off air traffic control 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 9:15 am

    WASHINGTON - The chairman of the House transportation committee said Monday he'll introduce a bill that takes control of air traffic operations away from the government and places it under the control of a non-profit corporation run by airlines and other segments of the aviation industry.

  • House committee chairman: Spin off air traffic control story has photos
    Updated: Jun-15-15 9:52 pm

    WASHINGTON - The chairman of the House transportation committee said Monday he'll introduce a bill that takes control of air traffic operations away from the government and places it under the control of a non-profit corporation run by airlines and other segments of the aviation industry.