Monthly Archives: June 2014

ALPA to Congress: Export Import Bank Must Reform Widebody Aircraft Financing

On Wednesday, June 25, watch ALPA President, Captain Lee Moak, testify at the House Committee on Financial Services hearing, where he and others will discuss the authorization of the Export Import Bank (Ex-Im Bank). With the Bank’s current authorization expiring … Continue reading

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Senate Vote to Deny NAI Coming This Week

On Monday, June 9th, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously voted to side with ALPA and Deny NAI. Now the fight moves to the U.S. Senate and all ALPA members are encouraged to participate in our new call to action … Continue reading

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ALPA and Congress: To Fly to the United States, Foreign Airlines Must Obey U.S. Law and Policy

Last night, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed by voice vote an amendment to a transportation funding bill—and did so in 3 minutes from the amendment submission to the vote. Not surprisingly, the amendment didn’t do anything controversial. It … Continue reading

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