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Nov 13, 2018 In The News
Authorities are investigating after an air traffic controller at McCarran International Airport became incapacitated for a period of time earlier this week while her co-controller was on a break.
Nov 13, 2018 In The News
“I’ve been briefed on the incident that occurred at the air traffic control tower at McCarran and am awaiting further details, but I find the initial reports deeply disturbing," Titus said in a statement.
Nov 13, 2018 In The News
The incident got the attention of Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., a member of the House subcommittee on aviation, who said she was briefed about the matter and called it “deeply disturbing.”
Nov 13, 2018 Press Release
November 9, 2018
The safety of travelers is of paramount concern and I will work with the FAA and McCarran as this investigation continues to unfold.
Oct 5, 2018 In The News
These critical reforms will help communities become more resilient and better prepared to deal with the impacts of global climate change.
Oct 4, 2018 In The News
A $90 billion, five-year reauthorization of the nation’s aviation programs is expected to help bring more visitors to Nevada and boost the state’s economy, especially in Southern Nevada, travel industry advocates and experts said.
Sep 26, 2018 Press Release
September 26, 2018
With record numbers of travelers visiting Southern Nevada via McCarran Airport, ensuring our aviation system remains safe and efficient is a top priority.
Sep 13, 2018 Press Release
September 13, 2018
GSA IG report found GSA intentionally misled Congress about costs and White House influence
Aug 16, 2018 In The News
The interstate is the first step in linking Las Vegas to Phoenix, and it’s set to eventually stretch from Mexico to Canada.
Aug 10, 2018 In The News

A carved section of the Eldorado Mountains gave way to a picturesque view of Lake Mead from the scenic overlook on Interstate 11, where transportation officials and local politicians gathered Thursday to open the nation’s newest freeway.

With the initial 15-mile stretch of highway completed, officials took a moment to look farther down the road into the future of I-11 as a potential link to Phoenix and, perhaps, grow into an international trade route that someday will connect with Mexico and Canada.