Tagged With Federal Aviation Administration

Virgin Galactic and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin may soon be rocketing NASA scientists to the edge of space


FAA issues warning to airlines after a spike of in-flight incidents due to rusty pilots flying emptier planes than usual due to coronavirus


17 air traffic control centres have been temporarily closed after workers tested positive for coronavirus, highlighting a vulnerability in air travel



JFK airport's air-traffic control tower closed temporarily after an FAA technician tested positive for the coronavirus


FAA moves to prevent 'ghost flights' of near-empty planes in the US by easing rules that put them at risk of losing their spots at airports


Boeing is flying the 737 Max around the US with test crews and no passengers to prepare for the plane's return



So many drones and aircraft swarmed the site of Kobe Bryant's helicopter crash that the FAA was forced to close the airspace


Boeing 737 Max investigation after several plane crashes revealed additional concerns with wiring and engines


Boeing's suspension of 737 Max production is an embarrassing symbol of its hubris trying to rush a troubled plane back into service


The FAA calculated that Boeing's 737 Max could crash a total of 15 times, killing more than 3,000 people, if it wasn't grounded and fixed


Boeing removed a feature that protects its 787 planes during lightning strikes as a cost-cutting measure, even after FAA experts objected


The FAA wants to completely change how it certifies planes after it vouched for the Boeing 737 Max before it crashed



Internal Boeing survey hints at a culture of rushing through aircraft safety features in the years before 2 fatal 737 Max crashes


New documents reveal SpaceX's plans for launching Mars-rocket prototypes from South Texas


The FAA made SpaceX boost its accident insurance 33-fold, to $100 million, before Starhopper's last launch. Here's why.


Boeing is redesigning the flight-control system of the 737 Max to deal with a new flaw the FAA uncovered, reports say



Boeing reportedly kept the FAA in the dark about big changes it made to the 737 Max's flight-control software late in its development


Dutch airline KLM apologised after a tweet telling followers you're more likely to survive a plane crash if you're sitting at the back


Families of 737 Max crash victims say Boeing has not contacted them, offered support, or apologised since the disasters


'I could never live with myself': The parents of a Boeing 737 Max victim explain why they chose to campaign to prevent another disaster, rather than 'go to bed' and grieve