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H.R. 5119: To authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to modernize C-130 aircraft using alternative communication, navigation, surveillance, and air traffic management program kits and to ensure that such aircraft meet applicable regulations of the Federal Aviation Administration

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H.R. 5119: To authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to modernize C-130 aircraft using alternative communication, navigation, surveillance, and air traffic management program kits and to ensure that such aircraft meet applicable regulations of the Federal Aviation Administration was introduced on July 16, 2014 by Rep. John Carney:

H.R.5119 — To authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to modernize C-130 aircraft using alternative communication, navigation, surveillance, and air traffic management program kits and to ensure… (Introduced in House – IH)

HR 5119 IH

113th CONGRESS
2d Session

H. R. 5119
To authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to modernize C-130 aircraft using alternative communication, navigation, surveillance, and air traffic management program kits and to ensure that such aircraft meet applicable regulations of the Federal Aviation Administration.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
July 16, 2014

Mr. CARNEY (for himself and Mrs. LUMMIS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL
To authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to modernize C-130 aircraft using alternative communication, navigation, surveillance, and air traffic management program kits and to ensure that such aircraft meet applicable regulations of the Federal Aviation Administration.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. C-130 FLEET MODERNIZATION.

(a) In General- For purposes of modernizing the C-130 fleet, the Secretary of the Air Force may install alternative communication, navigation, surveillance, and air traffic management program kits in lieu of C-130 avionics modernization program kits if the Secretary determines, on a case-by-case basis, that such alternative program is appropriate and notifies the congressional defense committees (as defined in section 101(a)(16) of title 10, United States Code) of such determination.
(b) Compatibility With FAA Regulations- The Secretary shall ensure that all C-130 aircraft are capable of meeting applicable regulations of the Federal Aviation Administration by January 1, 2020.