FAA and Regs

Drone Enforcement Will Target Certificated Pilots »

Last week the FAA issued Change 6 to the Compliance and Enforcement Handbook for its inspectors, providing enforcement guidelines for violation of the FARs by drone operators. More

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FAs to Pax: Put That Phone... »

Just as downtrodden passengers were getting used to pacifying themselves with smartphones, the flight attendants union is suing to put a stop to it. (At... More

Amazon Awaiting FAA... »

For those who thought Amazon.com was not serious about its plans to deliver packages with Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), its petition to the FAA for an... More

Freedom To Choose »

As instrument pilots flying under Part 91, we have a choice. We can either use Part 91 to its full legal limits, as our personal operations manual, or we can... More

FAA: O'Hare Ops Highest In... »

The FAA issued a statement Wednesday regarding the status of operations in the Chicago area—and noted that O'Hare operations were the most numerous in... More

FAA's Huerta on Center... »

For once, I'd like to hear a substantive statement from the administrator. It's not like the FAA hasn't been warned about this danger. More

FAA Allows Limited... »

The FAA has taken the first steps to allow commercial use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in what it referred to as the National Airspace System by... More