Key DOT Office Gets New Director Politicians, the media and a certain POTUS have disparaged the people who serve the nation by working for the government. Drain the Swamp was an election slogan, but…
planes have had it; cars add it; experts suggest that car regulations may be needed The National Transportation Safety Board investigates accidents and incidents in all modes of transportation. It has no authority to regulate;…
The FAA is in a state of transition which requires more and more coordination. Here are two updates on each transition point.
24 reports, including a summary and the status for significant rulemakings, that DOT currently has pending or has issued recently.
As the airline industry has grown to be more global in scope, to network their passengers around the world, the competitors have formed alliances.
The U.S. Court of Appeals denied an FAA rulemaking petition on airline seating standards. Both parties may benefit from a highly qualified General Counsel nominee, Steven Bradbury.
Secretary Chao announced $527.8M in airport infrastructure grants to 584 airports six months earlier than Secretary Foxx’s, which sounds intentionally timed.
These FAA jobs need to be filled, but creating incumbents before the Administrator’s replacement puts the FAA’s next leader in a difficult situation.