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FAA News

The Paris Air Show begins today...minus

The much-anticipated Airbus A350 flew for the first time on Friday, launching a new air race between the European plane maker and Boeing for long-haul wide-body aircraft.

Monday - 06/17/2013, 09:01am EDT

FAA to staff 72 airport control towers at night

FAA to keep 72 airport control towers open at night that were slated for closure

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 06:14am EDT

FAA safety oversight of aircraft repairs faulted

The Federal Aviation Administration's supposedly risk-based safety inspection system "falls short of being truly risk-based," especially for foreign repair stations, a report by the inspector general said.

Monday - 05/06/2013, 09:10pm EDT

Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs

President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers.

Thursday - 05/02/2013, 09:48am EDT

Furloughs, retirement backlogs, and more

Host Mike Causey will talk furloughs with Federal Career Experts owner John Grobe, and hiring, retirement backlog, and more with Stephen Losey and Sean Reilly from the Federal Times.
May 1, 2013

Wednesday - 05/01/2013, 07:08pm EDT
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Controllers return after Congress ends FAA furloughs

Air traffic controllers are heading back to work. Significant airport delays were reported last week due to furloughs at FAA caused by sequestration.

Monday - 04/29/2013, 03:32am EDT

Controllers to return after Congress ends FAA furloughs

Air traffic controllers are heading back to work. Congress acts to end airport delays after week of complaints about delays caused by furloughs.

Saturday - 04/27/2013, 01:20pm EDT

Bill gives FAA authority to move funds, prevent furloughs

The House is expected to quickly pass a bill the Senate approved last night that would end furloughs for air traffic controllers. The legislation gives the Federal Aviation Administration the authority to transfer up to $253 million from accounts flush with funds into other programs. This would would help to prevent reductions in operations and staffing through the end of fiscal year 2013.

Friday - 04/26/2013, 06:22am EDT

White House says it's open to fix on FAA furloughs

Pressured by Senate Democrats, White House says it's open to fix on FAA furloughs

Thursday - 04/25/2013, 10:10am EDT

Flight delays pile up amid FAA budget cuts

Flight delays pile up as air controllers are forced to take days off because of budget cuts

Tuesday - 04/23/2013, 08:10am EDT

FAA furloughs kick in, some flight delays appear

Air traffic controllers furloughed as government cuts kick in; some flight delays show up

Monday - 04/22/2013, 11:18am EDT

Airlines, pilots sue government to stop furloughs

Two airline trade associations and the Air Line Pilots Association said they have filed a lawsuit asking the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington to stop the furloughs.

Saturday - 04/20/2013, 02:20pm EDT

Flight delays: Furloughs begin at airports Sunday

FAA: Expect long delays at major airports as air traffic controller furloughs kick in Sunday

Friday - 04/19/2013, 12:02pm EDT

Obama: Boston culprits to feel 'weight of justice'

Obama says Boston culprits will 'feel weight of justice;' officials call explosions terrorism

Tuesday - 04/16/2013, 12:44pm EDT

How much cash can an efficient grants program save at your agency?

Tim Lawler, director of the grants management practice at Grant Thornton and former director of financial management at the FAA, tells the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp how the grants process can be streamlined at agencies.

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 02:49pm EDT
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FAA delays closing of airport control towers

Faced with complaints and legal challenges, FAA puts off closing of airport control towers

Sunday - 04/07/2013, 08:12am EDT

Airports suing FAA over planned tower shutdowns

Airport operators are mounting a legal challenge to the Federal Aviation Administration's decision to cut funding for 149 air traffic control towers, accusing the agency of violating federal law meant to ensure major changes at airports do not erode safety.

Saturday - 03/30/2013, 04:14am EDT

FAA to close 149 air traffic towers under cuts

Federal Aviation Administration to close 149 air traffic control towers because of budget cuts

Saturday - 03/23/2013, 09:56am EDT

Boeing ready to move on 787 fix, if FAA approves

Boeing said Monday that it is set to move quickly to get its 787s back in the air if it gets federal approval for a fix for the batteries that have grounded the planes.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 07:40pm EST

New report questions FAA's airline safety promise

New report says federal regulators haven't kept safety promises made after 2009 air crash

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 09:21am EST
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