FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JANUARY 3, 2019
WASHINGTON – ACI-NA President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today congratulated Joel Szabat on his confirmation as the Assistant Secretary of Transportation for Aviation and International Affairs. The DOT Office of Aviation and International Affairs plays a crucial role in promulgating liberal air service agreements with countries around the world as well as promoting competition and enhanced air service for communities in the United States.
“The DOT Office of Aviation and International Affairs is an important partner for the airport industry as we work to ensure robust price and service competition in the domestic marketplace, as well as liberal access to important markets around the globe. I congratulate Joel on his confirmation and look forward to working alongside him to advance the airport industry by promoting competition amongst air carriers and market access for airports and communities across the United States.”