Alexander Statement on the President’s Air Traffic Control Proposal

Posted on June 5, 2017

WASHINGTON, June 5, 2017 — U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on President Trump’s proposal to reform the United States’ air traffic control system:

“I am encouraged by President Trump’s proposal – efforts to modernize our outdated air traffic control system are good news for the nearly 2 million people who fly every day. My experience in Tennessee has been that fairly apportioned user fees and avoiding new debt are the right way to pay for infrastructure.”