FAA Publishes New Chart User’s Guide

Guide could be improved with practical knowledge quizzes.
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Five-Knot Airspeed Assignments Coming Soon

New speed assignments are all part of the NextGen plan.
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FAA Rules Santa Monica Must Keep Airport Open

Ruling prevents the city from shutting down SMO through 2023.
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FAA Finalizes Controversial ECi Cylinder AD

Ruling affecting 6,200 Continental engines takes effect on September 15.
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FAA Announces Air Transportation Center of Excellence

Research center expected to become operational before end of the year.
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Dogfight: The Great ACS Debate

Aviation educators John King and Rod Machado face off over the new Airman Certification Standards.
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Airport and Airway Trust Fund Losing Tax Revenue

Report finds more than $1 billion not transferred into Aviation Trust Fund.
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FAA’s Takeoff and Landing Assessment Expected to Reduce Overruns

New assessment procedures begin October 1.
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FAA Safety Alert Focuses on Takeoff Excursions

Though rarer than landing accidents, the agency says the number of takeoff excursions is “unacceptably high.”
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FAA Opens Controller Hiring Window

Changes coming to 2013 hiring process eliminate controversial biometric assessments.
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