Federalaviationadministration

06.17.15
Amazon's delivery drones could be in the air within a year
06.17.15

Amazon's delivery drones could be in the air within a year

Commercial drone operations like Amazon's highly-touted delivery service could commence in about a...

By A. Tarantola,   06.17.15
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05.02.15
New FAA system can track twice as many flights at once
05.02.15

New FAA system can track twice as many flights at once

Whoever said "it's the journey, not the destination" obviously lived in a time before air travel....

By T. Seppala,   05.02.15
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05.01.15
To keep a Boeing Dreamliner flying, reboot once every 248 days
05.01.15

To keep a Boeing Dreamliner flying, reboot once every 248 days

The 787 Dreamliner has been plagued with battery woes since its early days, to the point where the...

By E. Alvarez,   05.01.15
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04.09.15
FAA allows AIG to use drones for insurance inspections
04.09.15

FAA allows AIG to use drones for insurance inspections

The Federal Aviation Administration has been rather stingy when it comes to giving companies the O...

By B. Steele,   04.09.15
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09.25.14
FAA's next traffic control system may not be fit for drones
09.25.14

FAA's next traffic control system may not be fit for drones

Much has changed since the Federal Aviation Administration decided to start testing drones in the...

By E. Alvarez,   09.25.14
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08.27.14
Australia will let flight passengers use electronics gate to gate
08.27.14

Australia will let flight passengers use electronics gate to gate

A number of countries are starting to change those outdated rules on the use of personal electroni...

By E. Alvarez,   08.27.14
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09.27.13
FAA committee thinks smartphone and tablet use should be allowed during takeoff and landing
09.27.13

FAA committee thinks smartphone and tablet use should be allowed during takeoff and landing

Recall that silent rage you get when you're told to switch of your Kindle, iPod or laptop for take...

By M. Smith,   09.27.13
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08.28.12
US Federal Aviation Administration to re-examine in-flight electronics use
08.28.12

US Federal Aviation Administration to re-examine in-flight electronics use

Chances are good that you'll still need to put your electronic devices away during takeoff and la...

By S. Sande,   08.28.12
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04.11.12
FAA to expand iPad usage, create app store
04.11.12

FAA to expand iPad usage, create app store

According to a report on aviation website AVweb, the Federal Aviation Administration plans to e...

By K. Hodgkins,   04.11.12
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