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The main focus of the new training standards is for those who intend to pursue a career as an airline transport-rated pilot.
Gibson and Lawrence replace the former manager of the FAA's Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Office, formed in 2012.
Airspace affected is over Virginia, North and South Caroline, Georgia and Florida.
The mechanics were candid about the maintenance errors that began the chain of events that ultimately led to the in-flight emergency.
Boeing has appointed Russian titanium supplier VSMPO-Avisma as a strategic partner for the 777X airliner.
The revised standards include runway and stopway data, navigational aid data, obstruction data and data on various airport features.
The six FAA test sites and UAS "Center of Excellence" will be holding public meetings over the next several weeks.
Aviation authorities will study whether landing separation standards can be tightened.
The new certification processs covers all controllers regardless of their assignment.
The number of aviation incidents reported does not suggest local airspace is unsafe, says Australia's air navigation service provider.