An FAA air traffic controller works at the Dulles International Airport in 2106. President Donald Trump is calling for privatizing the nation’s air traffic control operations.
An FAA air traffic controller works at the Dulles International Airport in 2106. President Donald Trump is calling for privatizing the nation’s air traffic control operations. Cliff Owen AP
An FAA air traffic controller works at the Dulles International Airport in 2106. President Donald Trump is calling for privatizing the nation’s air traffic control operations. Cliff Owen AP

A pilot’s opinion: Privatizing air traffic control now would be flying blind

November 20, 2017 05:25 AM