MATA co-sponsors Senator Amy Klobuchar meeting
December 3, 2013
The MBAA, MCOA and MATA arranged a meeting between Minnesota business and commercial aviation stakeholders and Senator Amy Klobuchar.
The meeting took place on December 3, 2013 at theSheraton Minneapolis West in Minnetonka, MN. Senator Klobuchar addressed pending aviation issues and also answered questions.
The Senator provided an overview of the current state of aviation issues in Washington D.C., highlighting her recently passed bill The Small Airplane Revitalization Act of 2013 aimed at modernization of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Part 23 certification process to improve safety, decrease costs and encourage innovation.
On November 27, 2013 President Obama signed the bill into Law.