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Arlington, Va. (Feb. 18, 2022) – Today, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) President and CEO Eric

Fanning released the following statement in response to the resignation of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Steve Dickson:

“On behalf of more than 2 million employees of the aerospace and defense industry, I would like to thank Administrator Dickson for his years of leadership and service. Administrator Dickson has shared our industry’s steadfast commitment to ensuring the United States aviation system remains the safest in the world and led the FAA through one of the most difficult periods in its history. We look forward to the president nominating a new administrator who shares our industry’s commitment to aviation safety.”


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