ALPA Congratulates Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Confirmation
June 27, 2013 - Capt. Lee Moak, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l. (ALPA), congratulates Secretary Anthony Foxx on his U.S. Senate confirmation as the head of the Department of Transportation.

“Safety and security are paramount to ensuring the future of our nation’s aviation industry. We must also look toward investing in the industry’s infrastructure so that the aviation industry may continue to thrive. Currently, we’re at a critical juncture, facing unprecedented threats from state-owned foreign airlines competing on an unequal playing field and gaining inroads to our nation’s passengers and routes at the expense of U.S. carriers and U.S. jobs . . . ”