September 30, 2023

Congressman Daniel Webster has voted to move H.R. 3935, the Securing Development and Sturdy Management in American Aviation Act.

The bipartisan laws, developed by the Home Transportation Committee of which Webster is a senior member, will reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration for the subsequent 5 years.

“This vital laws will streamline and enhance FAA operations for safer and extra environment friendly air journey,” stated Webster, a Republican who represents The Villages within the U.S. Home of Representatives. “I’m happy that this invoice additionally focuses on enhancing passenger expertise, will increase transparency and invests within the improvement of latest applied sciences that can create jobs and modernize air journey. It’s essential that the U.S. stays aggressive on this very important financial sector, and I hope the U.S. Senate takes it up quickly.”

Highlights of H.R. 3935, which handed with bipartisan assist:
· Restructures the FAA, streamlines their rulemaking processes and closes rulemaking initiatives now not relevant.
· Improves the air site visitors management system and infrastructure and takes motion to boost the passenger expertise.
· Gives avenues for protected growth of drone operations, together with requiring FAA to provide guidelines for past visible line of sight operations.
· Re-establishes the Aviation Workforce Growth (AWD) grant packages to draw pilots and mechanics, whereas additionally increasing this system to producers.
· Invests vital funding for the Airport Enchancment Program and will increase flexibility of use of funds by slicing purple tape.
·Addresses current runway incursion incidents by implementing new applied sciences and focuses on resolving underlying floor security dangers.