FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 20, 2019
WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today congratulated Steve Dickson following the announcement that President Donald J. Trump intends to nominate him to serve as the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator. As an agency of the Department of Transportation, the FAA is responsible for the regulation and oversight of the United States’ aerospace system, including airports.
“As an essential part of our nations’ transportation system, airports continually work in collaboration with the FAA to guarantee the safe, secure, and efficient movement of people and goods. Throughout his career in the aviation industry, Steve has proven to be an impactful leader. ACI-NA had a strong working relationship with him during his tenure at Delta Air Lines and appreciated his leadership and important contributions to NextGen and air traffic management. I congratulate Steve on this nomination to lead the agency as the Administrator and I look forward to working with him to maintain and improve a safe and efficient aerospace system.”