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User-fee resistance (again) on the move

Advocacy | Feb 22, 2012

General aviation's supporters in Congress are moving again to resist the Obama Administration's latest effort to impose fees on users of the air traffic system.

User fees in White House FY2013 budget

Advocacy | Feb 13, 2012

The White House budget released Feb. 13 would impose a $100-per-flight fee for air traffic services.

Long-term FAA bill clears Congress, heads to president

Advocacy | Feb 06, 2012

The Senate, following up on House action last week, has passed a four-year, $63.4 billion FAA reauthorization bill with no user fees or fuel-tax increases. The bill, now headed to the desk of President Barack Obama for signing, would give the FAA its first long-term operating authority since 2007.

Odds are good to quash user fees in 2012, Fuller says

Advocacy | Jan 20, 2012

What are the chances of stopping the latest push for user fees, one attendee asked during AOPA President Craig Fuller's pilot town hall Jan. 20 at the Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo in Florida. The odds are good, Fuller said - this year, at least.

The fight against user fees

Advocacy | Jan 17, 2012

The general aviation community has fought user fees many times before - and won. Now, AOPA and a united front of aviation groups are girding for a new and familiar fight.

White House: 'Why we need aviation user fees'

Advocacy | Jan 13, 2012

After almost 9,000 people urged the president to take damaging aviation user fees off the table, the administration on Jan. 13 offered its response: No way.

Alliance for Aviation Across America

Video | Jun 07, 2010

Advocating for GA and telling our story

Harrison Ford - GA Caucus

Video | Apr 28, 2010

Rep. Jerry Costello on FAA Budget

Video | Mar 11, 2010

Av. subcommittee chair on FAA budget, user fees, 3/11/10

Rep. Jerry Costello

Video | Mar 11, 2010

Full interview with av. committee chairman