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3 hrs ago | The Age
New York: It emerged yesterday that the Federal Aviation Administration in Washington drew up an airworthiness directive relating to Boeing 777s in November.
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6 hrs ago | Flathead Beacon
The Federal Aviation Administration is proposing a civil penalty of $90,000 against Red Eagle Aviation after the Kalispell company allegedly failed to properly operate a helicopter at the Kalispell City Airport.
11 hrs ago | WSOCTV
After sparing its tower from sequester cuts, the Concord airport is now fighting to save it again.
16 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat
A runway on frozen Lake Winnipesaukee for small planes has been closed for now after the second plane in two days skidded while landing and crashed into a snowbank.
The local flower delivery company that tried delivering flowers using a drone until the Federal Aviation Administration made it stop is planning to resume such deliveries in a few weeks, thanks to a federal judge's ruling that commercial drones are legal.
The Federal Aviation Administration's only fine against a commercial drone user was dismissed this week, a move that undermines the agency's ability to keep civilian drones from the sky March 07--The Federal Aviation Administration's only fine against a commercial drone user was dismissed this week, a move that undermines the agency's ability to ... (more)
A North Texas flying instructor and his student had to get some help landing their plane after one of their instruments malfunctioned.
A judge's decision to overturn the first fine against a drone operator may lead to more commercial unmanned-aircraft flights in the United States before rules are written to govern their use.
Federal safety officials say a team of experts is en route to Asia to be ready to assist in the investigation of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner that disappeared with 239 people on board.
A SteadiDrone QU4D aerial drone fitted with a GoPro video camera hovers in a field in Knysa, South Africa, on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.
The Federal Aviation Administration's only fine against a commercial drone user was dismissed this week, a move that undermines the agency's ability to keep civilian drones from the sky.
A judge overturned a U.S. regulator's first fine against a drone operator, a ruling that may lead to more commercial unmanned-aircraft flights in the U.S. before rules are written to govern their use.
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander Thursday sent a letter with Senator Dianne Feinstein to the U.S. Department of Transportation in favor of prohibiting cell phone conversations on commercial airline flights, preserving what they called the "last vestige of quiet in our busy skies."
How much have winter storms hurt airline travel? The Federal Aviation Administration is waiving its requirement that airlines fly at least 80% of their flights at slot-controlled airports in the Northeast A United Airlines airplane leaves tracks in the snow as it is pushed back from a gate Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Newark Liberty International ... (more)