Comments for: FAA chief quits after arrest on drunken-driving charge

Posted Dec. 07, 2011, at 5:58 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Three days after his arrest on a drunken driving charge in Fairfax City, Randolph Babbitt resigned as head of the Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday. “Today I submitted my resignation to Secretary Ray LaHood and it has been accepted,” Babbitt said in a written statement. “Serving as FAA …

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