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*12/28/00 Peninsula airport controller will get more training
*12/16/00 Air travelers beset by new vexation: early arrivals
*12/16/00 Congestion headache at Hartsfield
*12/26/00 Personal jets jamming high-country airports
*12/24/00 The Biggest Bottleneck
*12/23/00 Air Traffic Control Needs a Lift
*12/21/00 Officials claim Miami airport radar reliable despite recent outages
*12/20/00 FAA Delayed Plan to reduce errors
*12/20/00 Privatize country's airspace? Think again
*12/20/00 More radar trouble causes late flights
*12/20/00 New radar installation under way at Palm Springs airport
*12/20/00 Midair Incursions: Air Traffic Control Errors on the Rise
*12/19/00 Supervisor's decision not to pay overtime Saturday shut down the radar system at Miami International
*12/19/00 Airport runways become more hazardous
*12/18/00 S. Florida radar failed for 2-plus hours over weekend
*12/17/00 MIA activity screeches to a halt after radar systems shut down
*12/17/00 Late Expectations
*12/16/00 FAA reviews 2 near collisions at MIA
*12/11/00 FAA managers pan effort to put controllers in charge
*12/08/00 Sky has it's limits (Opinion)
*12/08/00 Clinton Announces Steps to Battle Flight Delays
*12/08/00 Air traffic control reassigned
*12/08/00 Clinton Order Spins Off Air Traffic Control
*12/08/00 Clinton takes measures to ease air travel delays
*12/07/00 Remarks of the President in Faa Announcement
*12/07/00 Executive Order: Air Traffic Performance-Based Organization
*12/07/00 White House Report on Air Traffic Control Reform
*12/07/00 Fact Sheet: President Clinton Announces Actions to Improve Air Travel for American Consumers
*12/02/00 Rise in Runway Incidents
*12/02/00 American Drops Lawsuits Against FAA
*12/01/00 Runaway plane guided to safety
*11/30/00 FAA clarifies pilot hours; industry warns of delays
*11/30/00 Fewer New Flights at LaGuardia
*11/30/00 Flight-Data Rules Sought
*11/29/00 Controllers tried to warn pilot just seconds before fatal crash
*11/28/00 Plane makes emergency landing on San Jose highway
*11/28/00 MCO ARTS Failure
*11/22/00 ATC Is Not The Problem
*11/22/00 Supervisors to Ask FAA for Air Traffic Study
*11/12/00 The FAA's Flight Plan
*11/09/00 La Guardia limits flights to 75 an hour to cut delays
*11/05/00 Death on the runway
*11/05/00 President must fix airlines' turbulence
*11/04/00 Runway Systems Tested
*11/02/00 FAA to keep its eyes on airport
*11/02/00 La Guardia Leads in Delay List
*11/02/00 Delayed flights cleared after Outage caused backups
*11/01/00 FAA Probing Near Miss during power outage
*11/01/00 U.S. flight delays continue into autumn
*11/01/00 Airport to receive new money for runway expansions
*11/01/00 Power outage cancels flights
*11/01/00 Indianapolis' regional air traffic control center loses power
*11/01/00 Midwest Skies Go Silent
*10/30/00 Runways, taxiways get high marks for safety from new FAA official
*10/30/00 FAA launches concerns about building heights
*10/26/00 New plan to boost airport safety
*10/26/00 Is it time to deregulate the ground end of travel?
*10/25/00 CVG Airport wrestles with runway danger
*10/25/00 Leesburg Fl OK's tower for airport
*10/25/00 38 Year Old Time Capsule Opened at Miami Center
*10/24/00 FAA Computer Failure Delays Flights in Northern California and Nevada
*10/24/00 Bay Area Air Traffic Disrupted Flights grounded after radar broke down
*10/23/00 Jackson gets money for radar study
*10/20/00 Busiest airports need to solve flight delays
*10/19/00 Air Traffic Control Glitch Causes Gridlock
*09/27/00 Air Traffic Control Said Vulnerable to Hackers
*09/25/00 More radar coverage needed for Gulf air traffic, officials say
*09/25/00 HARTSFIELD CITY LIMITS: Airport manager urges end to finger-pointing about delays
*09/25/00 Air traffic controller retrained after runway mishap
*09/24/00 PUSHING TIN: The statistics speak volumes: fewer than 600 alerts at McCarran International Airport
*09/23/00 August airline delays rose by thousands, FAA numbers show
*09/17/00 Reducing flight delays no easy task
*09/12/00 FAA honors Teterboro tower for efficiency
*09/09/00 Orlando's airport rarely keeps passengers sitting around at gate
*09/05/00 Summer travel ends, but air delays won't
*09/04/00 Airlines flying lower to speed flights
*09/03/00 Air-traffic gridlock looming
*08/30/00 FAA shifts blame to pilot in runway incident
*08/28/00 CD provides peek inside air traffic control
*08/26/00 Airline names air traffic controller in legal filings
*08/25/00 Continental has 2 rough landings at Newark
*08/24/00 Jet turns into a stick-in-the-mud
*08/22/00 Despite tower program subsidy, some supervisors say facility costs too much
*08/22/00 Flight delay summit takes off
*08/20/00 U.S. Air Traffic Problem Is No Easy Fix
*08/18/00 Miami-Havana Air Traffic Hits Record High
*08/17/00 Airline summit called in D.C.
*08/16/00 Computer malfunction delays flights in Bay area airports
*08/15/00 FAA releases $31 million in grants for Lambert expansion
*08/15/00 FAA’s new Merrimack facility set for takeoff
*08/13/00 Frustrations at the gate
*08/13/00 Adding Hours on the Ground to Hours in the Sky
*08/11/00 Hilton Head Airport wants control tower
*08/10/00 Problems Persist With Flight Delays
*08/09/00 At least 10 die as planes collide over New Jersey
*08/09/00 FAA may fund new control tower at Forbes Field
*08/06/00 Controller Helps Make Skies Friendly for Pilots
*08/02/00 Path cleared for airline to sue FAA in Flight 1420 crash
*8/4/00 FAA Probes Close Call Over NY
*8/4/00 Air traffic vets celebrate terminal
*8/4/00 Long, frequent flight delays create air of discontent
*07/29/00 ABCNEWS.com : 20/20: Runway Incursions on the Rise
*7/29/00 Airlines blame outdated traffic control for delays
*07/25/00 Senators Mull Blame in Flight Delays
*07/20/00 Controller Suspended
*07/20/00 ABCNEWS.com : Accident Averted at Runway Incursion
*7/02/00 Radar proposal picking up opposition
*04/12/00 ABCNEWS.com : 20/20: Airlines Often Aware of Flight Delays
*7/24-29/99 Errors in the Sky: The fine line between safety and disater

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