Federal Aviation Administration

May 27, 2014 - 3:40 PM
House committee also voted to fund the transition from the current 100LL fuel to an unleaded avgas at $6 million.
May 14, 2014 - 7:43 AM
Agency seeks to reaffirm its authority to regulate the use of small unmanned aircraft.
Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-N.J)
May 13, 2014 - 10:58 PM
FAA’s lead UAS executive said the agency will use a provision to allow limited commercial use of unmanned aircraft.
Jim Williams, manager of the FAA UAS Integration Office
May 12, 2014 - 10:47 PM
At “Civilian Applications for UAS” workshop attendees question agency progress in opening NAS to commercial UAS operations.
Elevated Horizons Agri6 helicopter
May 11, 2014 - 10:55 PM
As companies and universities flew their fixed- and rotary-wing models, spectators watched on screens installed in a tent nearby.
May 6, 2014 - 4:35 AM
The nine-year deal for ATC services represents the best option for the association.
FAA first UAS test site certificate of authorization
May 5, 2014 - 7:17 AM
The six test ranges ould provide an avenue for UAS manufacturers to eventually gain full type certification and airworthiness approval of their designs.
May 5, 2014 - 4:10 AM
The number of active GA aircraft declined by 6.4 percent, to 209,034 from 223,370 in 2012, the last year for which information is available.