FAA

Newark runway rights to be granted to a budget airline to drive competition

The US Department of Transportation grants runway rights at Newark Airport to a budget airline in order to drive competition  ...


Laser strikes up despite drop in air traffic: FAA

A report from the FAA on laser strikes shows an increase in the dangerous incidents, despite reduced traffic due to COVID....


FAA grounds Virgin Galactic spacecraft while mishap investigation proceeds

The US Federal Aviation Administration bars Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo from flying as it investigates its July mission  ...


United Airlines may keep Boeing 777s grounded until 2022

United Airlines may keep its Boeing 777-200 jets grounded until 2022.  ...


Cracks found on Boeing 737 radome prompts FAA to order inspection

The Federal Aviation Administration orders structural inspections of the Boeing 737-800 and the 737-900ER jets.   ...


FAA orders US airlines to report flights over Afghanistan

FAA issues an Emergency Order for the US airlines, obliging them to notify the authority whether they plan to fly over Afghanistan airspace.  ...


FAA calls for help from airports to deal with unruly pax

FAA urged airports to help deal with the surge in unruly passengers in the United States....


BA expedites Boeing 787 nose-gear modification after repeated incident

British Airways will accelerate a security fix to avoid the repetition of a nose-gear retraction incident that damaged one of its Boeing 787-8s.    ...


All Boeing 737 models to be affected by new FAA directive

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a directive to inspect cabin altitude pressure switches on all Boeing 737 aircraft....


Undelivered Boeing 787 Dreamliners have quality issues, FAA says

The US Federal Aviation Administration reportedly found quality issues in undelivered Boeing 787 Dreamliners....