FAA and Regs

AVweb's BasicMed Pilot Survey: Tell Us What You Think »

Last week, the FAA rolled out the final rule for the long-awaited Third-Class medical exemption. We heard plenty of comments pro and con and ub today's issue, we're publishing a detailed survey to find out what pilots really think. More

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Seaplanes in Colorado:... »

One person's efforts to reopen Colorado lakes to seaplanes is providing a case study for those who are working to expand general aviation. More

Pilot ID'd After Drone Hits... »

The FAA’s drone registry appears to have helped authorities in Seattle identify the owner of an aircraft that clipped the iconic Space Needle on New... More

EAA's Jack Pelton On FAA's... »

EAA Chairman Jack Pelton and his staff, along with advocates from AOPA and other general aviation groups, were prominent players in getting the new FAA... More

EAA’s Pelton On The... »

“There were no twists or turns” in the new medical rule issued by the FAA this week, EAA Chairman Jack Pelton told AVweb this week, since the new... More

FAA Final Rule On New... »

The full text of the FAA’s new final rule on pilot medicals was published Wednesday morning in the Federal Register, as the general aviation community... More

Huerta: Drone Rule Changes... »

The FAA is working toward allowing more freedom for drone operators, and at the same time is working with NASA on a plan to develop technology that will... More