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Federal Aviation Administration

 

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is an agency of the United States Department of Transportation with authority to regulate and oversee all aspects of civil aviation in the U.S. (National Airworthiness Authority). 

 

Headlines Around the Web

UK recommends Dreamliner transmitters be disabled

Jul 19, 2013 - Financial Times

Chicago gets airport plan off the ground

Jan 19, 2013 - Financial Times

Grounding threatens Boeing’s 787 dream

Jan 18, 2013 - Financial Times

ANA grounds entire Dreamliner fleet

Jan 16, 2013 - Financial Times

Articles About Federal Aviation Administration

People are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.
Moon Mail Service: Astrobotic Technology Inc. To Send Mementos To The Moon

By IBTimes AU

With an aim to win a competition by Google, Astrobotic Technology Inc. hopes to provide a "moon mail" service that helps people send mementos to the moon. (Dec 16)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA

A woman writes a message on a dedication board for the victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 airliner and the missing Flight MH370, in Subang Jaya outside Kuala Lumpur July 23, 2014. All sides in Ukraine's civil war must protect civilia
MH370 Search Update: Massive Explosion Of Lithium Batteries May Have Caused The Crash Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight-Report

By IBTimes AU

Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 was carrying dangerous lithium batteries that is suggested to have caused its crash, according to the new test video by US government. (Dec 08)

A Dedication Board For The Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 And The Missing Flight MH370 Victims, In Subang Jaya
MH370 Search Update: Aviation Expert Reportedly Solves Mystery Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet

By IBTimes AU

Ever since MH370 went missing, several books on the subject claim to provide an answer to the mystery. So does this new book as per its description. But the author disagrees. (Nov 18)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

Drone
5 Ways To Use Drones For Commercial Purposes

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Welcome to the future; drones are becoming a common fixture. (Nov 03)

MORE TOPICS: ADVERTISING

A rocket is fired during a drill of drone planes assaulting targets and a firing drill of self-propelled flak rocket destroying "enemy" cruise missiles coming in attack in low altitude, conducted by the air force and air defence artillery units
Drone Makers Hate the Name “Drone” And Looking To Change It

By IBTimes AU

Beyond the name, the functionally of drones makes it superb in various applications. (Oct 10)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, EUROPEAN UNION, AUSTRALIA, U.S. NAVY, CONGRESS

Participants Of An Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) Tour
UFO Sighting Colorado: Police Investigate Reports Of Shiny UFO's Floating, Making Patterns In The Sky For Fifteen Minutes

By IBTimes AU

Several UFO sighting reports were made in Breckenridge. The shiny objects were seen forming varied patterns. (Oct 07)

A Member Of The Jamaica Defence Force Stands On Their Vessel Next To A US Coast Guard Cutter During The Search For The Plane Belonging To Real Estate Executive Larry Glazer Offshore Of Port Antonio
Crashed Unresponsive US Plane Liken To MH370

By IBTimes AU

Scenarios surrounding the crashed unresponsive U.S. plane were similar to the missing MH370. (Sep 08)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, FLORIDA, NEW YORK, COAST GUARD, CUBA

An airplane of German air carrier Lufthansa lands at the airline's main hub, the Fraport airport in Frankfurt, March 14 2013. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
Flying Over Warzones: FAA Issues New Restrictions, Airlines Divided Over Iraqi Airspace

By IBTimes AU

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has issued new restrictions to American airlines, instructing them to fly over Iraqi airspace at altitudes higher than 30,000 feet, even as other global airlines such as British Airways maintained flying over the wartorn Middle East country remains safe. (Aug 04)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AMERICAN AIRLINES, UKRAINE

9 Tips For Surviving a Plane Crash

By IBTimes AU

reports of tragic aeroplane disasters have been all over the news lately, from the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine to the crash of Air Algerie flight 5017 in northern Mali. (Jul 28)

MORE TOPICS: DISASTERS, UKRAINE, MALI

A plane prepares to land
Air Algerie AH5017 an Act of Terrorism, Timeline of Events Suggest

By IBTimes AU

The crashed Air Algerie flight AH5017 could be an act of terrorism, timeline of events suggest (Jul 26)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, STORM, MALI