Mary Grady

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FAA Revokes Maintenance School Certification
December 7, 2016 The Atlanta Technical College, in Atlanta, Georgia, is no longer certified to offer aviation maintenance technician training,...

Trump Threatens To Cancel Air Force One Contract
December 6, 2016 President-elect Donald Trump said in a tweet Tuesday morning that Boeing’s costs for the next Air Force One, now in...

FAA Updates Icing Training Video
December 6, 2016 With winter on the way for much of the U.S., the FAA has released a new training video about the dangers of ice-induced...

Colombia Crash Investigation Continues
December 6, 2016 Civil aviation authorities in Brazil have suspended the operating certificate of LaMia airlines, which operated the charter...

German Gyro Now FAA Type Certified
December 5, 2016 U.S. pilots now can buy a factory-built FAA-type-certified autogyro for the first time “probably in at least 60 years,” Bob...

EAA Provides Update On New Medical Rules
December 1, 2016 The FAA is working to comply with new legislation, passed in July, that will make it possible sometime next year for private...

Medical Update
December 1, 2016 The FAA is working on implementing congressionally mandated reforms to medical requirements for private pilots but until those...

Solar Team Aims For Record Flight
November 29, 2016 As the SolarImpulse team retires their successful earth-rounding solar-powered electric airplane, another team has stepped up...

Trump Selects New Transportation Secretary
November 29, 2016 The federal Transportation Department, which oversees the FAA and air traffic control, will be headed by Elaine Chao when the...

FAA Promotes Drone Safety Video
November 28, 2016 Drones are proliferating in our skies, and the holiday season is sure to bring thousands of new users outside to try their...