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Posted on 10/3/2022

Disaster Relief Fund

As we have done in the past when disaster strikes with direct impacts on our airport family, AAAE and ACI-NA have jointly established a disaster relief effort for airport employees affected by recent disasters.

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10/3/2022

Disaster Relief Fund

As we have done in the past when disaster strikes with direct impacts on our airport family, AAAE and ACI-NA have jointly established a disaster relief effort for airport employees affected by recent disasters.

9/30/2022

Security Policy Alert: TSA's Darby LaJoye to Retire

TSA announces that Darby LaJoye, Executive Assistant Administrator for Security Operations, will retire effective October 22, 2022

9/30/2022

Regulatory Alert: AAAE to Host Discussion on PFOA/PFOS

AAAE will be hosting a virtual discussion with members to discuss the EPA's proposed rule that would designate two PFAS chemicals, PFOA and PFOS, as “hazardous substances."

9/30/2022

Airport Alert: Congress Extends Government Funding Through December 16

House approves a continuing resolution that funds the government through December 16. The House and Senate are now on recess until after the midterms.

9/30/2022

Regulatory Alert: FAA Releases National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems

FAA releases its report to Congress on the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS) for fiscal years 2023 to 2027.

9/29/2022

Airport Alert: Senate Passes Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act

The Senate passes the Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act of 2021, which now goes to the president’s desk to be signed into law.

9/29/2022

Airport Alert: House Passes Preventing PFAS Runoff at Airports Act

This House passes S. 3662, the Preventing PFAS Runoff at Airports Act, by a vote of 381 to 42.

9/29/2022

Airport Alert: Senate Passes CR Extending Federal Funding Through December 16

The Senate passes a stopgap bill that funds the government through December 16.

9/28/2022

Hearing Report: Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Integrating New Entrants Into the NAS

The Senate Aviation Subcommittee holds a hearing on integrating new entrants into the National Airspace System.

9/26/2022

Regulatory Alert: FAA Releases Interim Guidance on AAM Vertiport Design

FAA releases standards that will be required for any new on-airport vertiport facilities for federally obligated airports.

9/23/2022

Regulatory Alert: FAA Releases NOFO for FY23 Airport Terminal Program Grants

FAA releases the notice of funding opportunity that outlines how airports can apply for a share of the approximately $1 billion in FY23 discretionary funds under the Airport Terminal Program.

9/22/2022

Regulatory Alert: FAA Announces $302M in FY22 AIP Grants for Over 40 Airports

FAA announced the award of over $302 million in infrastructure grants as part of the fiscal year 2022 Airport Improvement Program

9/22/2022

Airport Alert: Senate Passes AAM Coordination and Leadership Act

The Senate passes S. 516, the Advanced Air Mobility Coordination and Leadership Act, which will facilitate collaboration between federal agencies and civil aviation industry leaders to promote AAM technologies.

9/19/2022

Press Release: AAAE and TSA Offer Airports Virtual Training Course

AAAE encourages use of a virtual insider training course to help badged employees at airports recognize and report behaviors that could indicate a threat to safety and security.

9/16/2022

Airport Alert: FAA Provides Update on Implementation of New Title VI Guidance

DOT provides updated guidance on how airports are expected to comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act and other nondiscrimination statutes and requirements.