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ACI Launches Webinar Series, Discusses State of the Industry

ACI Launches Webinar Series, Discusses State of the Industry

…or are we moving because there is a tangible understanding of the infrastructure … withering on the vine?” “I hope that it’s understanding how we support the overall economy and what we’re going to lose [if the industry continues to suffer],” he concluded. In the United States, Sharon Pinkerton, senior…

Airlines for America: Record Labor Day Travel

Airlines for America: Record Labor Day Travel

…says Heimlich. “Carriers continue to make investments to ensure this trend sustains itself.” During the call, A4A senior vice president for legislative and regulatory policy, Sharon Pinkerton, also took time to praise the Department of Transportation (DOT) in recently stepping up to tighten the rules regarding the use of Emotional…

A4A Releases Thanksgiving Forecast; Reiterates Opposition To PFC Cap Increase

A4A Releases Thanksgiving Forecast; Reiterates Opposition To PFC Cap Increase

…increase in the Passenger Facility Charge currently under consideration by Congress. Sharon Pinkerton, A4A senior vice president of legislative and regulatory policy, pointed to the availability of $14.42 billion in the Airport & Airway Trust Fund last year, including $5.85 billion in un-obligated funds. That and other funding mechanisms mean…

U.S. Airlines Pledge Steps To Improve Customer Service

U.S. Airlines Pledge Steps To Improve Customer Service

…and more transparency in consumer rights. Sharon Pinkerton, senior vice president for legislative and regulatory policy at Airlines for America, presented the action steps in testimony before the Senate Commerce Committee in an effort to demonstrate that carriers are listening to the traveling public and taking action to improve the…

ACI-NA, AAAE State Airports’ Case For Funding

ACI-NA, AAAE State Airports’ Case For Funding

…federal budget, “it is simply not realistic for us to expect an increase in AIP funding sufficient to close the capital funding gap.” Airline Position Not surprisingly, airlines, represented by Sharon Pinkerton, senior vice president of Airlines For America trade group, voiced opposition to an increase in the PFC cap….