Posts Tagged ‘FAA’
 

 

Boeing 747-8 Freighter Receives Certification from FAA and EASA

A little over two weeks after completing over 3,400 hours of flight testing, on Friday the Boeing 747-8 Freighter was deemed flightworthy and received certification from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the European...
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Tiny Airports Take Off With Stimulus

The Federal Aviation Administration has now allocated all of its $1.1 billion in stimulus money for airport improvements. But the complex set of rules laid out in the recovery act has led to some counterintuitive results: The b...
by Michael Grabell, ProPublica

 
 
Westchester County Airport's control tower, which Fox 5 reports will be responsible for the apocalypse.

Debunking the Sleeping Westchester Airport Air Traffic Controllers Story

Last week, Joe Walden from New York's Fox 5 fueled up the trusty news van with a tank of hyperbole and ventured out to Westchester County Airport, where he was met by all sorts of dastardly wrongdoing that could potentially kil...
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Horizon Air Dash 8 Q400 (N423QX) landing at LAX. (Photo by Hawaiian717 via Wikipedia, CC BY-SA)

Horizon Air Faces $1 Million FAA Safety Fine

Regional airline Horizon Air faces a hefty fine for flying 22 planes while they were not in compliance with federal regulations.
by BNO News
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Transportation Secretary Receives Recommendations on How to Address US Aviation Challenges

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood on Wednesday received recommendations from a federal advisory committee on how to address challenges faced by the U.S. aviation industry.
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