Ben Goldstein

Congressional and Regulatory Reporter

Washington, DC


Based in Washington, Ben covers Congress, regulatory agencies, the Departments of Justice and Transportation and lobby groups.

Ben has a Masters degree in Political Communications from the American University in Washington D.C. Prior to joining Aviation Week, he worked for the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives as its communications coordinator.


U.S. Carriers Brace For Busy Thanksgiving Travel Period

By Ben Goldstein Nov 22, 2022
Airlines in the U.S. are gearing up for one of the busiest travel periods since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.
Airlines & Lessors

Daily Memo: Delta Pilots Cautiously Optimistic About Negotiation Breakthrough

By Ben Goldstein Nov 17, 2022
Delta’s pilot union leadership has described the latest round of negotiations as “a highly uncharacteristic week of making meaningful progress at the table,” marking a sharp shift in tone from previous public statements. 
Airlines & Lessors

Podcast: U.S. Pilots Push For Higher Compensation

By Karen Walker Nov 17, 2022
Editors discuss why ALPA and other unions feel it’s the right time to demand significant pay increases and work terms.
Air Transport