Government Shutdown Update
As of 12:01 a.m. (eastern) this morning, the federal government is shut down due to the inability of Congress and the White House to reach agreement on a spending plan. ARSA continues to monitor the negotiations and what impact this shutdown will have on its members. The association does expect the following to take place:
Air traffic controllers will not be furloughed
FAA employees will be reduced from 46,070 to 30,556 according to DOT
All FAA rulemaking will halt
NextGen development will stop
Members can learn more about how the shutdown will affect DOT operations by clicking here.
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