Posted on 11/30/2020
With Congress working to wrap up the lame duck session and the 116th Congress over the next few weeks and with a coronavirus relief package still a possibility...
FAA has shared a proposal that would update its existing guidance to permit airports to use their revenue to cover the costs of health screening programs or activities, including COVID-19 testing programs...
DOT released an order inviting communities and consortia of communities to apply for up to $13 million in grants under the Small Community Air Service...
President-elect Biden announced that he intends to nominate Alejandro (Ali) Mayorkas to become the Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) when he takes office on January 20.
AAAE President and CEO Todd Hauptli participated in a media roundtable with Transportation Security Administration Administrator, David Pekoske...
In response to concerns we have received from a number of airports across the country regarding TSA’s proposed Airport Security Program (ASP) amendment (TSA-NA-20-02) related to the screening of aviation workers, AAAE has held a number...
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is distributing a voluntary survey to Part 139 commercial service airports, requesting anonymous feedback on practices and measures that have been implemented to reduce and mitigate the risks...
The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation advanced a number of bills to the full Senate for consideration including the Registered Traveler Act of 2020 and the PreCheck Mobile Enrollment Act.
TSA shared with AAAE the agency's security operations plan -- often referred to as a placemat -- for the 2020 Thanksgiving holiday.
Today the U.S. DOT, HHS, DHS, and the Department of State announced the establishment of a new web portal, FlyHealthy.gov, where airline passengers can receive updated information on how to ensure a safe and healthy travel experience.
AAAEhas added two new certification options to its extensive offering of Airport Certified Employee (ACE) programs – ACE Airport Finance and ACE Airport LEO.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) intends to focus on coronavirus relief and the fiscal year 2021 appropriations bills during the lame duck session.
TSA held its monthly conference call for airport stakeholders. The conference call was led by Alan Paterno, TSA's Airport Industry Engagement Manager in the office of Policy, Plans and Engagement (PPE).
Greg Kelly, A.A.E., Executive Director at the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, was award the AAAE Distinguished Service Award today at a meeting of the Savannah Airport Commission.
TSA has approved a partial renewal of the National Alternative Measure (AM) 1542-20-03C which became effective on November 1 and now expires on February 28, 2021.
This is a quick note to thank those who have competed our coronavirus impact survey and to let you know that we have extended the deadline.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced a new drone initiative called BEYOND, replacing the three-year Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program (IPP) that concluded this month.
FAA Deputy Administrator Dan Elwell has reportedly told Reuters that he is planning to depart the agency near the end of November 2020.
This is a quick reminder to please complete our coronavirus impact survey.
Harvard released a report from the Aviation Public Health Initiative (APHI) to apprise the aviation industry and the traveling public about the risks of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) transmission during air travel.
Today, TSA’s Security Operations provided AAAE additional details on the agency’s Resource Allocation Plan (RAP) for Fiscal Year 2021.
The Senate rejected an effort by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to advance a scaled-back $500 billion coronavirus relief package.
As White House officials and House Democratic leaders continue their negotiations over a broader coronavirus relief package, the Senate rejected a narrow proposal to provide additional support to small businesses through the Paycheck Protection Progr
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released a final rule streamlining the launch and reentry licensing requirements for commercial space vehicle operators.
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