GAMA Welcomes Dickson Confirmation as FAA Administrator

Washington, DC — July 24, 2019 — The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) President and CEO Pete Bunce today issued the following statement on the confirmation of Steve Dickson to serve as the next Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator:

“We congratulate Steve Dickson on his confirmation by the U.S. Senate. GAMA and its member companies look forward to working with him as the next leader of the FAA.”

“GAMA also strongly endorses Congress passing a waiver to ensure Dan Elwell continues to serve as FAA Deputy Administrator.  Mr. Elwell has proven to be a very effective manager and leader at the FAA and will provide important continuity and support as Mr. Dickson takes over as Administrator.” 

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This release was originally published by GAMA on July 24, 2019.