Boeing failed to meet FAA performance standards from a 2015 agreement and exerted “undue pressure” on unit members in an FAA-approved program.
This week, Boeing and the FAA began 737 Max certification flights using FAA test pilots. If the FAA deems the flights satisfactory, it could let airlines resume using the plane later this…
Prime Air drones cleared FAA approval on Monday.
FAA unlikely to approve plane’s ungrounding before mid-September
FAA has authorized launch window between Wednesday and Saturday.
The FAA license to launch humans is good until August.
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SpaceX violated its FAA license in its last Starship test, the FAA said, but it granted a license for a new test, which could happen as soon as Tuesday.
The FAA is also auditing Boeing’s process for minor design changes.
“It’s been a long journey for the families of Colgan Flight 3407, but their tireless advocacy and continued engagement with the FAA has made this database a reality,” the FAA administrator said.
FAA Warns of Tail Strikes, Off-Course Flying by Near-Empty Jets
A senior FAA engineer also described management problems at the safety agency.
An FAA flight advisory directing pilots to avoid the airspace near Presiden