- Navigating the Nation's Waterways and Airways: Maritime Lessons for Federal Preemption of Airworthiness Standards. McLaughlin, Thomas J.; Gaston, Mary P.; Hager, Jared D. // Air & Space Lawyer;2010, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p5
The article provides information on airworthiness standards in the U.S. It informs about Federal Aviation Act and regulations of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). It further informs about various supreme court cases related to aviation standards in U.S which highlights conflicting judicial...
- Fatigue Fracas. Schofield, Adrian // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/12/2009, Vol. 170 Issue 2, p38
The article reports on the lawsuit filed by a group of seven airlines against the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) over new layover rules for long flights. A legal battle is looming as airlines try to block crew rest rules that the FAA believes are necessary for flights longer than 16...
- RAA Supports ATA Suit. // Regional Aviation News;8/18/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 32, p4
The article reports on the support of the Regional Airline Association (RAA) to the lawsuit filed by the Air Transport Association (ATA) to block the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)'s plan to auction off the country's airspace. According to the suit, the slot auction of FAA should be...
- Comair Sues FAA, Lexington Airport. // Regional Aviation News;10/23/2006, Vol. 24 Issue 41, p8
The article reports on the lawsuit filed by Comair against the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and airport owners in the U.S. District Court in Kentucky. The company says the contributing factors that were the responsibility of the FAA and airport include hazardous unsafe and...
- Up in the Air, Junior Birdmen. // New Republic;1/13/79, Vol. 180 Issue 2, p5
Argues that while the U.S. government should not actively discourage the use of private airplanes, it should not impose taxes on its citizens or inconvenience and even endanger commercial travelers in order to promote general aviation. Claim that this sentimental attachment to the private plane...
- Why Senior Citizens Should Fly. Raphael, Todd // Workforce (10928332);Apr2001, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p96
Presents a commentary on a rule of the United States (U.S.) Federal Aviation Administration that prohibits all pilots to operate an airplane at age 60. Analysis on health issues associated to the ability of senior pilots to operate a plane despite their age; Importance of experience over age in...
- Pilots criticizes FAA over hold-short requests. Ott, James // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/23/1993, Vol. 139 Issue 8, p40
Reports on the criticism of the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) by pilots over the FAA's program of encouraging `land and hold-short' for air traffic control purposes. Easing of traffic versus safety concerns; Forms of hold short requests; Calls for assessment of safety risks.
- FAA Seeks Input On New Test Standards. // AVweb;6/17/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 24a, p3
This article announces that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is seeking comment for its proposed revisions to the knowledge tests for private pilot and instrument rating.
- FAA Issues Final Pilot Training Rule. // AVweb;11/7/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 18b, p7
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has enacted a final rule that impacts the way airline pilots are trained, which is a rule that requires new ground, simulator and flight training to change the manner pilots recover from stalls.