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Our FAA news feed delivers critical updates and insights into the actions and regulations of the Federal Aviation Administration, the governing body overseeing American civil aviation. From policy changes to safety directives and aerospace integration, this coverage keeps you informed on how the FAA's decisions impact the aviation industry and air travel safety.

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2024-06-12T15:14:29.827629-07:00

FAA Collects Public Input on SpaceX's Starship at Kennedy Space Center

The FAA is reviewing public comments regarding SpaceX's plan to launch the Starship-Super Heavy system from pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, addressing local environmental concerns.

2024-06-12T13:14:41.754989-07:00

Severe Weather Causes Major Delays at MIA and FLL

Heavy rainfall and flooding have led to significant delays at Miami International Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, with some delays exceeding seven hours. Numerous flight cancellations were also reported Wednesday morning.

2024-06-12T13:14:24.330136-07:00

FAA Commits to Sustained On-Site Inspections at Boeing and Spirit AeroSystems

FAA Administrator Mike Whitaker will inform the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee that the agency's increased on-site presence at Boeing and its supplier, Spirit AeroSystems, initiated after the Jan. 5 Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 9 in-flight emergency, will be maintained indefinitely.

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2024-06-13T04:14:27.353673-07:002024-06-13T04:14:27.353673-07:00

Vertical Aviation Urges Early Adoption of SMS Ahead of FAA Deadline

Vertical Aviation International underscores the importance of implementing a Safety Management System (SMS) for eVTOL companies well before the FAA mandates it, emphasizing that early adoption could lead to significant safety and operational benefits.

2024-06-12T13:14:41.754989-07:002024-06-12T13:14:41.754989-07:00

Severe Weather Causes Major Delays at MIA and FLL

Heavy rainfall and flooding have led to significant delays at Miami International Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, with some delays exceeding seven hours. Numerous flight cancellations were also reported Wednesday morning.

2024-06-09T08:45:48.869071-07:002024-06-09T08:45:48.869071-07:00

Malibu Seeks to Reverse FAA's LAX Flight Path Changes

Malibu has filed a petition with a federal appeals court to address noise complaints from new flight paths at Los Angeles International Airport. The city aims to reverse the FAA's recent modifications.