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Boeing Gets a Multi-Billion Dollar Dose of Good News - 787 Dreamliner Deliveries Approved
Boeing Gets a Multi-Billion Dollar Dose of Good News - 787 Dreamliner Deliveries Approved

9 Aug 2022, 08:21 UTC / The Federal Aviation Administration has approved the quality improvements the aerospace giant has made to the 787 production line

 
Federal Aviation Administration Issues Safety Directive for Some Boeing 777 Planes
Federal Aviation Administration Issues Safety Directive for Some Boeing 777 Planes

26 Jul 2022, 05:40 UTC / Boeing Commercial Airplanes suffers a new blow to the reputation of their aircraft production quality with the latest FAA directive

 
Texas State Highway 4 Makes Life Hard for Elon Musk’s Starship. That, and the FAA
Texas State Highway 4 Makes Life Hard for Elon Musk’s Starship. That, and the FAA

14 Jun 2022, 10:04 UTC / The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) finally releases its environmental review for teh Starship launches from Texas, a lot of work ahead for SpaceX

 
Joby Receives FAA Certification, Approved to Run Air Taxi Services Commercially
Joby Receives FAA Certification, Approved to Run Air Taxi Services Commercially

26 May 2022, 15:13 UTC / The FAA said it changed its approach to issuing approvals for future eVTOLs, but doesn't expect it to delay certifications or operational approvals

 
Passenger With Zero Flight Experience Lands Cessna 208, After Mid-Air Emergency
Passenger With Zero Flight Experience Lands Cessna 208, After Mid-Air Emergency

12 May 2022, 04:12 UTC / The plane’s pilot became incapacitated mid-flight, so one of the two passengers took over and landed, with help from an experienced air traffic controller

 
Red Bull Pilot Luke Aikins Falls on His Sword for Illegal Plane Swap Stunt
Red Bull Pilot Luke Aikins Falls on His Sword for Illegal Plane Swap Stunt

30 Apr 2022, 06:42 UTC / Aikins accepts full responsibility for the Arizona stunt, saying he chose to disregard the FAA denial that said they could only fly if they had backup pilots

 
Record-Setting Mid-Air Plane Swap Attempt Ends in Crash, FAA Is Not Happy About It
Record-Setting Mid-Air Plane Swap Attempt Ends in Crash, FAA Is Not Happy About It

26 Apr 2022, 09:38 UTC / The Red Bull Plane Swap event was livestreamed for U.S. audiences and held in defiance with a direct order from the Federal Aviation Administration

 
Former Olympian Trevor Jacob Crashed a Plane on Purpose for Clicks, the FAA Rules
Former Olympian Trevor Jacob Crashed a Plane on Purpose for Clicks, the FAA Rules

21 Apr 2022, 05:56 UTC / The daredevil and vlogger staged a single-engine plane crash in November 2021, just so he could put out a video of it later

 
Airline Passenger Gets Hit With the Biggest FAA Fine Ever, Unruly Behavior Is Punished
Airline Passenger Gets Hit With the Biggest FAA Fine Ever, Unruly Behavior Is Punished

9 Apr 2022, 01:28 UTC / Something incredibly weird is happening in America. Airplane passengers are acting unruly more frequently. The FAA is taking some measures

 
Joby Marks New Milestone in Getting Its Air Taxi Certified, No eVTOL Crash Can Stop It
Joby Marks New Milestone in Getting Its Air Taxi Certified, No eVTOL Crash Can Stop It

17 Mar 2022, 13:53 UTC / Despite last month's setback when one of its eVTOL aircraft prototypes crashed, Joby is still ahead of schedule with getting its air carrier certificate

 
Cessna SkyCourier Utility Turboprop Prepares to Enter the Market With FedEx
Cessna SkyCourier Utility Turboprop Prepares to Enter the Market With FedEx

14 Mar 2022, 15:22 UTC / Textron Aviation's new Cessna Skycourier has earned FAA type certification, getting closer to enter service with launch customer FedEx Express

 
Waste of Time and Money at Airports May Be Smaller From 2023 Thanks to NASA Software
Waste of Time and Money at Airports May Be Smaller From 2023 Thanks to NASA Software

6 Mar 2022, 04:02 UTC / The FAA plans to roll out NASA's Integrated Arrival, Departure, and Surface Operations (IADS) system at 27 airports in 2023

 
The U.S. Ban on Russian Aircraft Goes Into Effect, With Serious Consequences
The U.S. Ban on Russian Aircraft Goes Into Effect, With Serious Consequences

4 Mar 2022, 04:08 UTC / The U.S. ban could be the final nail in the coffin of Russia's aviation, already affected by the EU and Canada ban, but how will it impact American air travel?

 
FAA Increases Flight Safety in Alaska, Expands Weather Reporting Stations for Pilots
FAA Increases Flight Safety in Alaska, Expands Weather Reporting Stations for Pilots

3 Mar 2022, 06:00 UTC / The Federal Aviation Administration has already started installing new weather reporting stations in Alaska's most remote locations, in order to help pilots

 
FAA Bans Drones Within an Absurd 30-Nautical-Mile Radius of the SoFi Stadium on Super Bowl
FAA Bans Drones Within an Absurd 30-Nautical-Mile Radius of the SoFi Stadium on Super Bowl

3 Feb 2022, 15:48 UTC / The Federal Aviation Administration prohibited the use of drones on the day of the Super Bowl on a 30-nautical-mile radius of the SoFi Stadium in California

 
Elon Musk Offers Student $5,000 to Shut Down Twitter Account Tracking His Private Jet
Elon Musk Offers Student $5,000 to Shut Down Twitter Account Tracking His Private Jet

27 Jan 2022, 17:02 UTC / “It’s a security risk,” the CEO told Jack Sweeney, a student who developed and runs 15 bots that track private jets, and post the public info to Twitter

 
Former Olympian Trevor Jacob Crashed His Plane for Drama and Clicks, Probably
Former Olympian Trevor Jacob Crashed His Plane for Drama and Clicks, Probably

7 Jan 2022, 10:06 UTC / The FAA is investigating the crash from last year, which was documented in a video posted one month later. It tells a very questionable story

 
SpaceX Starship Rocket Won't Lift Off the Launch Pad Until March, FAA Says
SpaceX Starship Rocket Won't Lift Off the Launch Pad Until March, FAA Says

29 Dec 2021, 00:31 UTC / SpaceX's plans to conduct the first-ever orbital flight of its massive Starship SN20 prototye will be put on hold until March

 
Spaceport Camden to Become One of the Top Launch Sites for U.S. Space Missions
Spaceport Camden to Become One of the Top Launch Sites for U.S. Space Missions

22 Dec 2021, 08:01 UTC / Spaceport Camden officially joins Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center, as one of the strategic launch sites on the East Coast.

 
It’s Official - Drone Racing League Now Accredited by the Federal Aviation Administration
It’s Official - Drone Racing League Now Accredited by the Federal Aviation Administration

9 Dec 2021, 11:08 UTC / The Drone Racing League, a unique championship combining real racing with virtual reality experiences, is now officially the premier drone racing property