More on Transportation

Feb 15, 2017

Aerospace Manufacturing, Certification Reform Take Center Stage at First of Five Hearings on FAA Reauthorization

WASHINGTON, D.C.—In a hearing of the House Subcommittee on Aviation titled “Building a 21st Century Infrastructure for America: State of American Aviation Manufacturing,” newly re-appointed Ranking Member Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today highlighted the need to reform aircraft certification as part of the forthcoming Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization.

Feb 7, 2017

Washington Cities Could Benefit from More Federal Transportation Funding Under Larsen Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Many cities in the Pacific Northwest could benefit from more federal transportation funding under legislation introduced by Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02).

Jan 24, 2017

Larsen Lays Out Agenda, Pledges to Build on Legislative Accomplishments With Reappointment to Top Democratic Post on House Subcommittee on Aviation

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) has been renamed the top-Ranking Democrat on the House Subcommittee on Aviation, which has jurisdiction over all aspects of civil aviation. Larsen is also joining the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation, which has jurisdiction over the United States Coast Guard, regulation of ocean shipping and the merchant marine.

Dec 20, 2016

Larsen Calls on President-Elect Trump to Reject Norwegian Air International, Protect American Jobs

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) today led a bipartisan group of more than 100 Members of Congress in calling on President-elect Donald J. Trump to reverse a decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation to allow Norwegian Air International (NAI) to operate routes between the U.S. and Europe.

Dec 11, 2016

Larsen: $16.6 Billion Sales Agreement Between Boeing and Iran Air is “Good News for Washington State”

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today released the following statement after Boeing announced signing a $16.6 billion sales agreement with Iran Air:

Dec 6, 2016

Larsen, Murray & Cantwell Statement on Replacing Air Force One

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) and U.S. Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) today released the following statement after the President-elect’s tweet regarding Air Force One: