FAA Rejects Proposed Stadium Site for Arizona Cardinals
- FAA Criminalizes UAS Ops At Stadiums. // AVweb;10/31/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 44b, p1
The article offers information on a warning given by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to the drone operators on overflying sports venues in a post on the Temporary flight restrictions website stating prohibition on unmanned aircraft and remote controlled aircraft's flight over any stadium.
- FAA investigation focuses on Delta operations Preble, C. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/27/87, Vol. 127 Issue 4, p31
A Federal Aviation Administration investigation to be conducted by a National Special Surveillance Team will begin by evaluating Delta Air Lines' training & operations departments. The team is expected to finish its inspection in roughly three weeks & issue its report about one week later. The...
- FAA begins formal investigation of transport aircraft noise. Proctor, P. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/6/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p60
Discusses the FAA's formal investigation of transport aircraft noise issues, recently begun following increased industry interest in noise issues in the US and Europe. The investigation could lead to a national noise rule and phase-out of older, noisier jet transports.
- Independent FAA, competition issues top new House chairman's agenda. Mecham, M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/13/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 7, p99
Report that Rep. James L. Oberstar (D-Minn), 55, new chairman of the House Public Works aviation subcommittee, puts the issues of competition and of making the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) an independent agency at the top of his agenda. Position; Issues.
- Blind passengers protest exit row seating policy. Fotos, C. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/27/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 13, p94
Discusses the controversy over the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA's) proposed rule that would prevent blind passengers from sitting in emergency exit rows on commercial aircraft. Senate testimony and witnesses; Discrimination cases.
- FAA hiring field inspectors to monitor aging aircraft. Mecham, M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/24/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 17, p110
Reports on the Federal Aviation Administration's hiring of 900 field inspectors to monitor aging aircraft and assure adequate maintenance standards in the transport industry. The hiring was in response to public concerns about the safety of older aircraft. Industry problem; Aircraft study...
- U.S. should establish independent FAA based on Britain's CAA model. Blackburn, A.W. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/1/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 18, p119
Opinion. Suggests the US should make the Federal Aviation Administration an independent agency, as it was when formed in 1958, modeled after Britain's Civil Aviation Authority. How CAA operates; Benefits of changing FAA.
- FAA weighs terminating Hazeltine's MLS contract. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/3/1989, Vol. 131 Issue 1, p28
Discusses the FAA's upcoming decision on terminating its $79 million contract with Hazeltine Corp. to produce and install 178 Category 1 microwave landing systems (MLS). Systems produced by Hazeltine; Contract dispute; Congressional reactions.
- Threatened job losses fuel Congressional opposition to FAA's foreign repair rules. Mecham, M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/3/1989, Vol. 131 Issue 1, p29
Reports that a labor and trade coalition wants Congress to overturn the Federal Aviation Administration's liberalization of Federal Air Regulation Parts 135 and 145, which permit foreign repair centers to service US transport aircraft. The heart of the Congressional debate is the fear of lost...