An aviation bill Congress is rushing to approve contains a little-noticed section that would give authorities the power to track, intercept and destroy drones they consider a security threat, without needing a judge's approval.Read More »
ATW Terminal Building and Hangar The ATW Terminal Building and Hangar could become a national model for energy-efficient design. But cramming the systems needed for a net-zero energy building into the roughly 8,000 square foot space, while maintaining aesthetics and ...
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A $320,000 pavement project at Milwaukee County’s Lawrence J. Timmerman Airport should start this fall. Gov. Scott Walker has released $8,000 in state money to rebuild part of the north hangar area taxi lane. Milwaukee County is contributing another $8,000, ...Read More »
Federal lawmakers paved a six-month detour for road builders Thursday, but it’s the cliff dive in one year that has builders most concerned.Read More »
By JOAN LOWY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – The House on Tuesday approved a stopgap bill intended to avoid a shutdown of federal highway and aviation programs, with Senate action expected later this week. The bill, which passed by a ...Read More »
By JOAN LOWY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – House Republicans plan to attach a 5 percent cut in the Federal Aviation Administration’s budget to legislation necessary to prevent another shutdown of the agency, according to a GOP summary of the ...Read More »
Gov. Scott Walker gave the go-ahead this week to two airport construction projects that overall will cost the state more than $500,000.Read More »
By Joan Lowy Associated Press Washington — Bills necessary to avoid shutdowns of federal transportation and aviation programs are high on Congress’ to-do list when it returns to work next week. President Barack Obama says as many as 1 million ...Read More »
A proposal to increase the amount of money the state can spend on individual airport projects could shift the balance of contracts from maintenance work to large-scale construction.
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By Adam Wise A partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration that has put more than 70,000 construction employees out of a job nationwide has not affected Wisconsin workers, an FAA spokesman said Thursday. The FAA was also forced to ...Read More »