Q. Congestion Taxation at New York Airports
Thank you for writing to us about airspace congestion issues.
On May 16, 2008 former Secretary Peters issued recommendations to help avoid future abrupt aircraft groundings, new measures to improve air travel.
Secretary Peters announced Dec. 13, 2007 that the Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC) she created to review potential solutions to the gridlock hampering New York-area airports has completed its work and submitted feedback on a range of congestion-fighting possibilities for the region.
More information on this topic:
You can view the docket on this issue (Docket Number FAA-2008-0036) at http://www.regulations.gov
You may also want to look at the following dockets:
Newark Capping Order: FAA-2008-0221
NYC/Newark Auction Rule: FAA-2008-0517
To contact Secretary Foxx, please write, phone or FAX:
The Honorable Anthony Foxx
Department of Transportation
1200 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20590