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Friday, February 25, 2011

Government’s Air-Traffic Controllers Making More Mistakes


“More than 1,800 errors by air-traffic controllers — including 43 most likely to cause a midair collision between planes — were reported to the Federal Aviation Administration last year. The agency says that points up the need for greater safety steps.” (USA Today)

If government control doesn’t work, the obvious solution is more government control.

FEE Timely Classic
“Government Regulation of Air Safety May Be Hazardous to Your Health” by John Semmens