Pilot certification in the United States

Jul 24, 2007 - 9:11 AM
In the April 23 Federal Register, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued what it called “FairPay” rules that will take effect on August 23.
Apr 30, 2007 - 6:29 AM
The chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee has called for a hearing later this spring on falsified medical certificates after th
Mar 22, 2007 - 9:40 AM
The “right stuff” might be your answer, particularly if you liked what author Tom Wolfe had to say in his recounting of America’s efforts to send a man to
Mar 16, 2007 - 2:45 PM
To borrow the term “caveat emptor” (Latin for “let the buyer beware”) and mangle it only a bit, flight crews of aircraft that require two pilots should be
Mar 8, 2007 - 10:55 AM
After a decades-long battle, the FAA capitulated to the court of international opinion in late January, announcing that it will propose a new rule to permi
Mar 7, 2007 - 4:57 AM
New FAA Notice N8000.351 provides procedures on how to complete the application for second-in-command (SIC) pilot type ratings.
Jan 31, 2007 - 6:56 AM
Shortly after <b>AIN</b> went to press for last month’s issue, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) made last-minute modifications to its alien
Jan 31, 2007 - 6:36 AM
Pilots serving as second-in-command (SIC) would be eligible to apply for an SIC type rating without any additional training required, under an FAA notice o
Jan 29, 2007 - 8:59 AM
Last month I started a discussion about what I have come to recognize as a serious disconnect between pilots and mechanics, each of whom performs critical
Jan 25, 2007 - 4:24 AM
The FAA issued a notice of proposed rulemaking last month that will require pilots to replace their paper certificates with upgraded, counterfeit-resistant