Wednesday, April 20, 2011

US Air Traffic Control System Comes Under Fire, Privatized Canadian System Wins Awards

In the last few days there has been shocking news about US air traffic controllers sleeping on the job, watching movies at work, and showing up late for work. Today the issue has been exacerbated by a close call experienced by First Lady Michelle Obama.

It may come as a shock to critics on the left that while the US government's government run air traffic control system is violating safety regulations, Canada's privatized system is far more efficient, and safer.

Have a look at these two videos on privatizing air traffic control: