headshot of Peter Aiken

VCU expert comments on latest FAA congressional heat over outage

Feb. 15, 2023 - Michael Laris and Ian Duncan

Peter Aiken, a former Defense Department technology official who teaches at Virginia Commonwealth University, said the FAA’s struggles to upgrade the NOTAM system and the subsequent outage underscore the need for skilled workers who know how to develop and maintain complex systems.

“It’s not an easy task, and we need to not apply ourselves in fits and starts,” he said.

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