Daily Archives: October 8, 2013

How the Government Shutdown is Affecting Hospitality and Travel

by in Travel. Posted October 8, 2013
As the shutdown of the U.S. government continues, some three thousand furloughed Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) safety inspectors will remain off-duty until the situation changes. Most air traffic controllers are working without paychecks and essential support personnel. This means airlines are currently regulating themselves in terms of safety standards, a scenario described by Mike Perrone of Professional ...
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