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Sep 30, 2010 - 5:22 AM
The requirement for pilots to be certified fit to fly by a medical doctor is a universal feature of aviation regulatory bodies.
Sep 29, 2010 - 5:58 AM
The FAA has assigned the Aviation Rulemaking Advisory Committee (ARAC) the new task of ­reviewing and submitting recommendations in response to the agenc
Sep 28, 2010 - 11:41 AM
The FAA last month <link http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/recently_published/media/FAA_2010_22626.pdf>proposed new pilot duty-time limita
Sep 25, 2010 - 2:21 PM
The FAA has issued an NPRM calling for additional testing and possible removal of <link news/single-news-page/article/koito-industries-seat-fraud-not-news-
Sep 24, 2010 - 9:20 AM
The FAA has proposed a $4.855 million civil penalty against Evergreen International Airlines of McMinnville, Ore., for its alleged use of improperly or ins
Sep 10, 2010 - 10:29 AM
The FAA today <link http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/recently_published/media/FAA_2010_22626.pdf _blank>proposed</link> new pilot&nbsp;du
Sep 2, 2010 - 10:22 AM
NBAA announced that the FAA has renewed the association's small-aircraft exemption for another two years.
Aug 27, 2010 - 4:07 AM
If the FAA reauthorization bill currently under debate in Congress is finally passed in its present form, one provision that it contains could seal the fat
Aug 27, 2010 - 4:03 AM
Current FAA terminology for an air traffic controller’s instruction for a pilot to taxi onto the runway and await takeoff clearance is “position and hold.”
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:41 PM
The FAA issued a draft policy memorandum that would change circuit-breaker layouts in aircraft electrical systems, as well as how pilots deal with trippe