Two key US lawmakers overseeing federal transportation policy have introduced a bill that would keep the FAA fully funded during any future lapse in appropriations. The Aviation Funding Stability Act, co-sponsored by Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), chairman of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, and Rick Larsen (D-Washington), chairman of the Committee’s subcommittee on Aviation, would draw from the Airport and Airway Trust Fund (AATF) to protect FAA programs and ...

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