Category Archives: FAA

FLIGHT ADVISORY – GPS Interference Testing

FLIGHT ADVISORY – GPS Interference TestingNotice Number: NOTC2639 GPS INTERFERENCE TESTING CARRIER STRIKE GROUP FOUR (CSG4) 22-04 09 October Off-the-Coast, SC Centered at 320960N0793960W or the CHS162048 The entire flight advisory may be accessed and downloaded at the following address: … Continue reading

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"VIP Movement Notification – Orlando, FL" – FAASafety.gov

VIP Movement Notification – Orlando, FLNotice Number: NOTC2617 September 27, 2022Orlando, FL30/10 NMR – 17,999 FT MSL Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued.*Depicted TFR data may not be a complete listing. Pilots … Continue reading

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"VIP Movement Notification – Ft Lauderdale, FL" – FAASafety.gov

VIP Movement Notification – Ft Lauderdale, FLNotice Number: NOTC2616 September 27, 2022Ft Lauderdale, FL30/10 NMR – 17,999 FT MSL Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued.*Depicted TFR data may not be a complete … Continue reading

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"VIP Movement Notification – Columbia, SC" – FAASafety.gov

VIP Movement Notification – Columbia, SCNotice Number: NOTC2612 September 20, 2022Columbia, SC3 NMR – 2,999 FT AGL       Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR data may not be a complete listing. … Continue reading

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FAAs Largest Solar Project to Power Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center

FAA’s Largest Solar Project to Power Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center Air traffic controllers, tech-ops professionals, aviation safety inspectors and others trained at Center. Washington, DC – The FAA’s largest solar project to date is coming to the Mike Monroney Aeronautical … Continue reading

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FAA Awards $2.7M in Drone Research to Support Disaster Preparedness, Emergency Response

FAA Awards $2.7M in Drone Research to Support Disaster Preparedness, Emergency Response WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded $2.7 million to support research on how drones can assist in disaster preparedness and in emergencies. … Continue reading

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VIP Movement Notification – Kiawah, SC

VIP Movement Notification – Kiawah, SCNotice Number: NOTC2529 Notice: Expect VIP movement August 10-16, 2022 in the vicinity of Kiawah, SC. Pilots can expect temporary airspace restrictions in conjunction with this VIP movement.  The FAA recommends that all aircraft operators … Continue reading

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VIP Notification – Miami, FL

VIP Notification – Miami, FLNotice Number: NOTC2511 August 01, 2022Miami, FL3 NMR – 2,999 FT AGLSpecific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR data may not be a complete listing. Pilots should … Continue reading

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VIP Movement – Charlotte, NC

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education VIP Movement – Charlotte, NCNotice Number: NOTC2495 July 21, 2022Charlotte, NC3 NMR – 2,999 FT AGL   Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR … Continue reading

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"VIP Notice – Orlando, FL" – FAASafety.gov

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education VIP Notice – Orlando, FLNotice Number: NOTC2494 July 25, 2022Orlando, FL30/10 NMR – 17,999 FT MSL       Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR … Continue reading

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FAA Awards $518 Million to Improve Critical Airport Infrastructure

FAA Awards $518 Million to Improve Critical Airport Infrastructure WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded $518 million to build safer, more accessible airports across the country.  “In communities of all sizes, airports are vital to … Continue reading

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"VIP Notice – Greensboro, NC" – FAASafety.gov

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education VIP Notice – Greensboro, NCNotice Number: NOTC2339 Notice: Expect VIP movement April 14, 2022 in the vicinity of Greensboro, NC. Pilots can expect temporary airspace restrictions in conjunction with this VIP movement.  … Continue reading

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Join the FAA for Drone Safety Day

The FAA is hosting Drone Safety Day on Saturday, June 18, 2022 Join the FAA for Drone Safety Day WASHINGTON—The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is inviting the drone community to be part of its 2022 Drone Safety Day campaign on … Continue reading

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FAA Accepting Applications for Aviation Workforce Development Grants

FAA Accepting Applications for Aviation Workforce Development Grants WASHINGTON— The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration is seeking applications for two Aviation Workforce Development Grant programs aimed at developing and inspiring a more diverse pool of pilots and aviation … Continue reading

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2022 FAA Drone Symposium!

Join the In-Person Conversation at the FAA Drone Symposium!  At the FAA Drone Symposium, you will learn how the expansion and advancement of drones are helping businesses do business. Join us in Orlando on April 28 for a series of … Continue reading

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Register NOW for the 2022 FAA Drone Symposium

Register NOW for the 2022 FAA Drone Symposium Registration is now open for this year’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Drone Symposium, which will be held on April 28, 2022. The in-person event will be held at the Orange County Convention … Continue reading

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"VIP Movement Notification – Selma, AL" – FAASafety.gov

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education VIP Movement Notification – Selma, ALNotice Number: NOTC2299 March 06, 2022Selma, AL3 NMR – 2,999 FT AGL Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued.*Depicted TFR … Continue reading

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FAA Reaches One Million Airspace Authorization for Drone Pilots

FAA Reaches One Million Airspace Authorization for Drone Pilots WASHINGTON – This week, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued its millionth airspace authorization for drone pilots to use busy airspace safely. The Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) automates … Continue reading

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Dangerous Laser Strikes Reach Highest Numbers

Dangerous Laser Strikes Reach Highest Numbers Dangerous laser strikes topped all previous records in 2021. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) received 9,723 reports from pilots last year, a 41 percent increase over 2020. Shining a laser at an aircraft is … Continue reading

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FAA designates Los Angeles Area a No Drone Zone For Super Bowl LVI

FAA designates Los Angeles Area a ‘No Drone Zone’ For Super Bowl LVI The FAA and local, state and federal law enforcement will be actively looking for illegal drone operations. WASHINGTON – SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif., is a “No … Continue reading

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Santa Reveals His FAA Safety Naughty & Nice Lists, Thanks FAA for Special Flight Permission on Dec. 24

Santa Reveals His FAA Safety Naughty & Nice Lists, Thanks FAA for Special Flight Permission on Dec. 24 WASHINGTON – In an open letter to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Santa Claus revealed who made it on his FAA Safety … Continue reading

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FAA Awards Research Grants to Build Sustainable Aviation Fuel Supply Chains

FAA Awards Research Grants to Build Sustainable Aviation Fuel Supply Chains WASHINGTON—The U.S. Transportation Department’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is tapping some of the nation’s top research institutions to build sustainable aviation fuel supply chains in different regions across the … Continue reading

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HOT-AIR BALLOON PILOTS, FAA HAS PROPOSED MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR YOU.

FAA Proposes Medical Requirements for Commercial Hot-Air Balloon Pilots WASHINGTON— The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposed a rule today requiring commercial hot-air-balloon pilots to hold medical certificates when operating for hire. The rule would mandate a second-class medical certificate, the … Continue reading

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FAA Launches Nationwide Solicitation to Design Air Traffic Control Towers of the Future

FAA Launches Nationwide Solicitation to Design Air Traffic Control Towers of the Future WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is launching a nationwide solicitation to find a new design for control towers that can be … Continue reading

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Unruly Passenger Rate Drops, But Remains Too High

Unruly Passenger Rate Drops, But Remains Too High WASHINGTON — The rate of unruly passenger incidents on commercial flights has dropped sharply since the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) launched its Zero Tolerance campaign but the rate remains too high, according … Continue reading

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FAA Drone Safety Awareness Week Starts Today

FAA Drone Safety Awareness Week Starts Today Safely integrating drones into the National Airspace System is a key priority for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and our third-annual Drone Safety Awareness Week helps ensure drone operators understand that they are … Continue reading

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FAA Awards $100M to Develop Next Generation of Sustainable Aircraft Technology

Date: September 10, 2021 FAA Awards $100M to Develop Next Generation of Sustainable Aircraft Technology WASHINGTON –The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded more than $100 million for companies to help develop technologies that reduce fuel … Continue reading

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FAA Releases Data Showing Trends in Dangerous Laser Strikes

FAA Releases Data Showing Trends in Dangerous Laser Strikes WASHINGTON – Shining a laser at an aircraft poses a serious safety threat and can result in large fines and criminal penalties. Working to identify trends in laser strikes, the U.S. … Continue reading

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Join Drone Safety Awareness Week this September

National Drone Safety Awareness Week is for Everyone You are invited to join the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the drone community for our third annual National Drone Safety Awareness Week, September 13-19. This year we are especially focused on … Continue reading

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Join the conversation at the FAA UAS Symposium

On September 14 – 15, Episode IV of the FAA UAS Symposium is coming to you! We want to connect with YOU — our law enforcement, first responders and public safety partners and colleagues, on the critical and exciting developments … Continue reading

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FAA UAS Symposium – Remotely Piloted Edition

UAS thought leaders are supporting the FAA UAS Symposium – Remotely Piloted Edition to drive the future of integration and advanced operations. Don’t miss the last chance of 2021 to become a Partner with the FAA and AUVSI. Opportunities are … Continue reading

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Join the conversation at the FAA UAS Symposium

FAA and Public Safety experts discuss how Tactical Beyond Visual Line-of-Sight (BVLOS) helps to save lives On September 14 and 15, the FAA UAS Symposium is coming to you! We want to connect with YOU—our law enforcement, first responders and public … Continue reading

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FAA Levies $119K Against 9 Passengers for Alleged Unruly Behavior

Date: July 6, 2021 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released a new public service announcement and levied $119,000 in civil penalties against passengers for alleged violations of federal regulations as part of its Zero … Continue reading

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New Safety Data Tool Available on FAA.gov Website

New Safety Data Tool Available on FAA.gov Website WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is making it easier to research aviation safety guidance material from the Office of Aviation Safety (AVS). The Dynamic Regulatory System (DRS) combines more than … Continue reading

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FAA Announces Approved Administrators for Recreational Drone Pilot Safety Test

WASHINGTON  Sixteen organizations have been selected by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to initially administer the Recreational Unmanned Aircraft Systems Safety Test (TRUST). The test was developed to provide recreational drone flyers with aeronautical safety knowledge and an overview of … Continue reading

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FAA, Department of the Air Force Sign Commercial Space Agreement

June 21 –Eliminates Duplicative Approvals for FAA-licensed Launch or Reentry Activities at Two U.S. Space Force Sites FAA, Department of the Air Force Sign Commercial Space Agreement The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Department of the Air Force signed … Continue reading

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