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  • FAA proposes slot utilisation changes at New York area airports

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration is proposing changes to slot utilisation and trading at the three New York City area airports, in an effort to increase utilisation.

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  • Lockheed consolidates position to access civilian UAV market

    ​New Years Eve came and went without the US Federal Aviation Administration publishing a set of rules governing the...

  • FAA teams up with CNN to explore future role of UAVs in journalism

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration has teamed with news network CNN to explore the integration of more...

  • US FAA awards UAV property surveillance exemption

    ​An unmanned air vehicle has been authorised to carry out aerial photography of real estate in the USA, following the...

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  • FAA warns airlines of e-cigarette fire risks

    News | 26 Jan 2015 20:30 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Two recent incidents of fires started by e-cigarettes have led the US Federal Aviation Administration to warn airlines about dangers posed by the increasingly-popular devices.
  • NTSB calls on FAA to mandate aircraft position reporting

    News | 22 Jan 2015 21:24 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Ten months after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has called on the Federal Aviation Administration to mandate that commercial aircraft carry technology to make them easier to find in case they go missing.
  • FAA claims airworthiness violations at Horizon Air and SkyWest

    News | 21 Jan 2015 20:12 | Edward Russell

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration is proposing civil penalties for both Horizon Air and SkyWest Airlines following separate violations of airworthiness regulations.
  • Boeing calls for more certification authority

    News | 21 Jan 2015 17:21 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing’s top commercial executive has called on Congress to pressure the US Federal Aviation Administration to delegate more certification authority in areas of detailed aircraft design, especially for items that are not critical to safety in flight such as airline seats and cabin interiors.
  • FAA probes JetBlue and Caribbean near-miss at JFK

    News | 21 Jan 2015 14:50 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating a near-miss between a JetBlue Airways Airbus A320 and Caribbean Airlines Boeing 737, which resulted in the A320 aborting its take-off.
  • ANALYSIS: The balancing act at Washington DC's airports

    News | 21 Jan 2015 14:00 | Edward Russell

    ​Washington DC’s three airports occupy a unique space in American aviation as the gateway to the nation’s capital.