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It Might Be Hard To Imagine, But Flying Could Soon Get Even More Frustrating

Nearly everyone agrees that air travel is an uncomfortable and annoying experience, yet opinions differ on how to fix it.

Commercial airlines like United and Southwest and conservative think tanks like the American Enterprise Institute and Heritage Foundation say we should privatize air traffic control, the system now run by the federal government to organize flights and ensure safety. They argue that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) needs to be “reformed” and air traffic control “modernized” by handing control to a new private, nonprofit corporation managed by stakeholders including—go figure—the commercial airlines.

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Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com