FAAFederal Aviation Administration - The United States Department of Transportation agency that regulates civil aviation
Would a fighter pilot shoot down a private airplane?
March 2010 | By Craig Mellow
They may well be. But don't look for them anytime soon.
October 26, 2009 | By Michael Klesius
Where there’s smoke, there’s pollution. How can airport firefighters green it up?
July 2009 | By Sam Goldberg
To the Federal Aviation Administration, civilian
UAVs are the new barbarians at the gate.
July 2009 | By Douglas Gantenbein
Clearing runways in winter is no small operation.
January 01, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
July 01, 2007 | By Joe Pappalardo
T-34 owners are the latest to prove the value of good old-fashioned American ingenuity.
January 2005 | By Peter Garrison
Engineer to airplane: Stifle
January 2005 | By Roger A. Mola
For those who've use portable electronic devices aboard airliners: Here's why they're dangerous.
September 2004 | By John Croft
Once airliners implement this pending FAA rule, a spark will no longer become a flame.
July 2004 | By Damond Benningfield
Everything is in place for the development of a supersonic business jet-except U.S. Federal Aviation Regulations.
March 2004 | By Ron Swanada
If spins can kill, why aren't pilots trained to handle them?
November 2003 | By Joseph Bourque
An accident blamed on the catch-all "pilot error" could have a single preventable cause.
July 2002 | By Stephan Wilkinson
On your next flight, the passenger in the seat beside you could be a federal air marshal.
May 2002 | By D.C. Agle
Are government and industry doing enough to make the sky secure?
January 2002 | By Lester A. Reingold
Air crash investigators train students to fit little pieces into the big picture.
July 2001 | By Eric Adams
Behind the glamour boys in X-planes is an entire profession making sure your Cessna has its wings on straight.
January 2001 | By D.C. Agle