WASHINGTON, May 10, 2019 – Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today joined five other aviation and travel industry associations in a letter to Senate leaders urging them to support the Administration’s request for supplemental appropriations to support CBP officer staffing and overtime, including for operations at our nation’s airports.
Airlines for America (A4A) members are Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Atlas Air, Delta Air Lines, FedEx, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and UPS. Air Canada is an associate member.
A4A advocates on behalf of the leading U.S. airlines, both passenger and cargo carriers. A4A works collaboratively with industry stakeholders, federal agencies, the Administration, Congress, labor and other groups to improve aviation for the traveling and shipping public.