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Trump picks ex-Delta executive Steve Dickson to lead FAA

3 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

The White House announced Tuesday that President Trump has chosen former Delta Air Lines exec Steve Dickson as the new head of the Federal Aviation Administration, The nomination came as the FAA was facing sharp questions over its handling of a new type of Boeing jetliner that suffered two deadly crashes in less than five...
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White House Nominates Former Delta Air Lines Executive as F.A.A. Chief

White House Nominates Former Delta Air Lines Executive as F.A.A. Chief

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

Stephen Dickson was nominated as the permanent head of the Federal Aviation Administration, an agency currently facing scrutiny following two deadly crashes.
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The White House is reportedly expected to nominate a permanent FAA head as soon as Tuesday

The White House is reportedly expected to nominate a permanent FAA head as soon as Tuesday

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The White House is expected to nominate former Delta Air Lines executive Steve Dickson as the permanent head of the Federal Aviation Administration , The Wall Street Journal reports.
The nomination announcement could occur as soon as Tuesday, according to The Journal.
The White House did not immediately respond to Business Insider's request for comment.
The White House is expected to nominate former Delta Air Lines executive Steve Dickson as the permanent head of the Federal Aviation Administration , The Wall Street Journal reports.
The nomination could be announced as soon as Tuesday...
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