The FAA alleges a company mechanic installed a chin bubble window on the aircraft without following the manufacturer’s instructions, and then failed to document the installation in the aircraft’s maintenance logbook.
it has received ten replacement fuel proposals from producers Afton Chemical Company, Avgas LLC, Shell, Swift Fuels and a consortium of BP, TOTAL and Hjelmco, for further evaluation in the Piston Aviation Fuels Initiative (PAFI).
The FAA is issuing the notice to provide clear guidance to model operators on the “do’s and don’ts” of flying safely and to answer many of the questions it has received regarding the scope and application of the rules.
The Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) test site is ready to conduct research vital to integrating UAS into the nation's airspace. The site is the fourth of six to become operational.
Seven aerial photo and video production companies have asked for regulatory exemptions that would allow the film and television industry to use unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with FAA approval for the first time.
North Dakota, the first of six test sites chosen to perform unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research, is operational more than two-and-a-half months ahead of the deadline specified for the program by Congress.
The FAA alleges Hawaiian operated the aircraft thousands of times when it was not in compliance with a July 2000 Airworthiness Directive (AD) that required inspections of certain engine thrust reverser components.
There are at least four phases that represent maintenance human factors training: individual worker understanding of human factors challenges; individual manager understanding of human factors challenges; senior management and organizational commitment to...