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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is a governmental body of the United States with powers to regulate all aspects of civil aviation in that nation as well as over its surrounding international waters. Its powers include the construction and operation of airports, air traffic management, the certification of personnel and aircraft, and the protection of U.S. assets during the launch or re-entry of commercial space vehicles. Powers over neighboring international waters were delegated to the FAA by authority of the International Civil Aviation Organization.

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There are new signs that the Boeing 737 Max won't be flying passengers for a while. The Federal Aviation Administration met with foreign regulators in Fort Worth..
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A new study found less than a fifth of the people surveyed would definitely fly on a Max in the first six months of its return to service
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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) expects to approve Boeing Co's 737 MAX jet to return to service as soon as late June, representatives of the U.S. air..
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FAA acting administrator grilled over 737 Max crashes; Remembering Ana Real, beloved foreign news editor at CBS News.
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The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday that an eight-hour meeting with international air regulators to discuss the grounded..
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The acting head of the FAA said he cannot give a timetable for the return of the 737 MAX. The jets are grounded as Boeing completes a software fix after two..
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U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) representatives told members of the United Nations' aviation agency they expect approval of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets..
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U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) representatives told members of the United Nations' aviation agency they expect an ungrounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX..
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The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co..
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The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co..
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US aviation regulator says he is "not tied to a timetable" over when the Boeing jet can fly again.
1 day ago • BBC News
"I'm here to make sure there's no blood on my hands"
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Some longtime FAA inspectors have an urgent warning for travelers in the U.S. They claim airlines are not as safe as they could be and worry lives could be at..
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Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg has said repeatedly that there was no design flaw in the 737 MAX, and has described changes to the MCAS system as an..
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All Taquan Air commuter and sightseeing flights have been cancelled indefinitely, the Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday.
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: US diplomats warned on Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being..
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The Federal Aviation Administration has issued an advisory to U.S. commercial airliners flying over the waters of the Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to exercise..
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The next major step is a certification flight with FAA representatives, but it hasn't yet been scheduled
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The software fix was needed to allay concerns that figured in the crashes of two of the jetliners.
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Boeing 737 Max had a cockpit warning light problem that took a year for FAA to learn, acting administrator Daniel Elwell told a US House committee.
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The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration told Congress that Boeing's 737 Max will not fly again until the government is confident it is safe. Nancy..
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The mother of a passenger killed in one crash worries the process to get 737 Max jets back in the air will be rushed
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Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell tells a House panel he is fixing disclosure issue
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With Congress stepping up its investigation into the troubled Boeing 737 Max airliner and how it passed regulatory safety checks, a House aviation panel grilled..
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Daniel Elwell will be asked on Wednesday about his agency’s role in certifying the 737 Max plane, now grounded after two deadly crashes.
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President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the FAA Stephen Dickson will appear before the Senate Commerce Committee to mark the beginning of his confirmation..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

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