NBAA urges Senate to confirm Huerta as FAA Administrator

The National Business Aviation Association issued the following statement after the White House announced that President Obama has nominated Acting Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) chief Michael Huerta to a full five-year term in the position. His nomination must be confirmed by the U.S. Senate: “In his work at the FAA, Michael Huerta has demonstrated strong…

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President Obama Nominates Huerta as FAA Administrator

On Tuesday, President Obama nominated acting FAA Administrator Michael Huerta to lead the agency for a full five-year term. He was tapped as the acting chief in early December, after now-former FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt resigned in the wake of a drunk-driving arrest in Northern Virginia. Huerta, who was managing director of the 2002 Olympic…

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