FAA

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March 27, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Under fire from lawmakers on Capitol Hill over the two deadly Boeing crashes, the head of the Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday defended the agency's practice of relying on aircraft makers to help certify their own planes for flight. Acting FAA Administrator Daniel Elwell said the...
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Dreamstime
February 10, 2019 - 1:16 am
Authorities say a body has been found in the wreckage of a plane they believed crashed Friday night two miles southwest of the peak of Mount Diablo in Northern California. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine Mooney M20 crashed into the hillside in Contra...
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August 07, 2018 - 5:15 am
Federal agencies are looking into an intentional laser strike on Kansas Highway Patrol aircraft last week. It happened on the evening of Saturday Aug. 4th, KHP aircraft were assisting ground crews in the pursuit of an escaped inmate from Winfield Correctional Facility. As they flew over Cowley...
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August 05, 2018 - 7:36 am
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says all five people on board were killed when a small passenger airplane crashed in northern Oklahoma on Saturday. The cause of the crash was not immediately known, said Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford. "A single-engine Extra EA-400 crashed under...
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June 17, 2018 - 8:06 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Several airlines are combating a nationwide pilot shortage by partnering with Kansas State University to guarantee jobs to graduates. The Kansas City Star reports regional airlines are urgently trying to fill a large number of pilot vacancies that began in 2013 after the...
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Steve & Ted
April 20, 2018 - 9:02 am
Steve and Ted get the regulators' response to the explosion from Fox's Tonya J. Powers.
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