Federal Aviation Agency


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  • noun

Synonyms for Federal Aviation Agency

an agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation

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Avigation" suggests aircraft, and the mention of the Federal Aviation Agency indicates government participation at the federal level.
The case was investigated by the Department of Transportation, Office of Inspector General, Office of Investigations, with assistance from the Federal Aviation Agency and the Transportation Safety Administration.
Kollar was employed in earlier years with Chance-Voight back East but was retired from the Federal Aviation Agency when Inga died of cancer in 1980.
With heavy turbulence the only outlook following the nationwide strike of air controllers on August 3, 1981, Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) officials were forced to find emergency solutions that looked and performed like standard operating procedures.
CXR Larus Corporation, a leading manufacturer of mission critical data communications test sets and Next Generation timing and network access solutions today announced that it has received a one year contract extension from the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA), which releases an additional $868K for potential orders for the Company's Halcyon Universal Data Test Set (704A-NTS1/FAA/SS).
According to the Russian Federal Aviation Agency, it will offer its approval for the flights on Moscow-Tbilisi route upon receipt of such authorization from the Foreign Ministry of Georgia.
This new map comes almost two months after the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) revealed another one, this time of public agencies - including police departments and universities - that have a permit issued by the Federal Aviation Agency to use UAVs in American airspace.
After the War, Fred joined the Federal Aviation Agency.
He worked briefly for the Federal Aviation Agency and then went to work for the Douglas Aircraft Co.
Contract Awarded for modification to do engineering work necessary to bring one "Air Force One" Boeing VC-25 into compliance with Federal Aviation Agency Airworthiness Directive 2008-23-09.
13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The second satellite with a payload that will support air navigation enhancements for the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) has been deployed for Lockheed Martin by the PanAmSat Corporation.
In addition to normal State workover permits, a Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) approval is also required.
But as the outcry over her death simmers down, there remains a movement afoot among younger fliers to encourage the Federal Aviation Agency to lower the minimum age for a pilot's license below the current 16 years.
Carson is a US Federal Aviation Agency (FAA)-approved helicopter repair station for the overhaul, repair and remanufacture of all major model helicopters.
During his nearly 21-year career at Omniflight while serving in various roles, Read achieved many accomplishments including, among others, successfully serving as both a Part 135 Flight Instructor and Federal Aviation Agency (FAA)-certified check airman in various multi-engine helicopters; transitioning hundreds of pilots into various aircraft for VFR and IFR EMS pilot duties; serving as principal contact to the FAA during the establishment of the Terminal Enroute Procedures (TERPS) for Helicopter GPS Instrument Approach procedures; developing multi-media training program curriculum; and creating the Omniflight's Flight and Ground Training Program.
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