Air Traffic Controllers

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FAA Records Show Sharp Increase In Near Collisions Between Drones And Aircraft

There have been at least 25 near collisions over the last six months, and more than 175 incidents of drones seen near airports or in restricted airspace.

11/26/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Congress Votes To End Air Traffic Controller Furloughs As Delays Begin At SFO

Furlough-related flight delays began at San Francisco International Airport Friday morning, airport officials said, on the same day Congress moved to end furloughs of air traffic controllers.

04/26/2013

US Federal Aviation Administration logo over Air traffic controller radar screen (AP)

Technological Advances Keep Complex Bay Area Airports Safe

Oakland International Airport showed off the latest technology being used to keep the skies safe Thursday to mark the 75th anniversary of the Federal Aviation Administration.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/21/2011

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