Federal aviation officials have advised all foreign airlines to use a GPS system instead of visual reckoning and cockpit instruments when landing at San Francisco International Airport in the wake of the deadly Asiana Airlines crash. Full story
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday said it proposed penalizing Boeing's commercial airplane unit $2.75 million for taking nearly two years to fix a problem with fasteners on its 777 widebody airplanes. Full story
According to the FAA, it doesn’t happen as often as you think, with 129 people removed from planes in 2012, an all-time low. The TODAY anchors look into what behavior might warrant a passenger being removed from a flight.
On June 13 a Delta flight missed its approach and ended up traveling in the same direction as a Shuttle America plane, coming within 2600 feet horizontally and just 200 feet vertically. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.
A Delta Boeing 747 cleared to land at Kennedy Airport missed an approach and ended up flying in the same direction as another jet leaving the runway at LaGuardia Airport, putting the aircrafts within several hundred feet of each other. The FAA is now investigating. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.
The FAA told NBC News Thursday morning that it will likely relax the ban on using some personal electronic devices at low altitudes. Currently the FAA requires devices to be shut off below 10,000 feet. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.
The FAA is set to relax its ban on some electronic devices which may have some people celebrating. NOW’s Alex Wagner and panel discuss.
Politico’s Darren Samuelson talks about his report that advocates for other agencies facing across-the-board budget cuts are lining up, looking for fixes of their own.
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 01: United Airlines flight attendants Scott Freeman speaks during a news conference and protest in front of Tom Bradley International terminal in opposition to the FAA's recent decision to start allowing small pocket knives back on board jetliners on April 1, 2013 in Los Ang
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers, R-Ky., left, confers with Rep. Tom Latham, R-Iowa, chairman of the House Appropriations subcommittee on Transportation, as they question Federal Aviation Administration chief Michael Huerta about flight delays that are being caused b
Raytheon's fleet of Cobra Unmanned Aircraft Systems are FAA airworthy certified.
The front end of a Hawker Beachcraft Premier jet sits in a room of a home on Iowa Street in South Bend, Ind., Sunday, March 17, 2013. Authorities say a private jet apparently experiencing mechanical trouble crashed resulting in injuries. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Roland Herwig says t