By MINA KAJI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A passenger is facing a $27,500 fine for allegedly hitting a Delta flight attendant in the face in October.The Federal Aviation Administration announced the proposed penalty for the passenger on Friday.The... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After an engine on a United 777 failed minutes after takeoff in Denver this past weekend, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is ordering operators to conduct high-tech inspections of all Boeing 777s powered by the... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will begin handing down stricter punishments to unruly airline passengers without a warning, including "fines of up to $35,000 and imprisonment."FAA Administrator Steve Dickson signed the order... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Aviation Administration cleared the way for commercial drones to lift off with its highly anticipated set of new rules for unmanned aircrafts.Drones currently represent the fastest-growing unit in the transportation... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News (SEATTLE) -- The head of the Federal Aviation Administration piloted a Boeing 737 Max for about two hours over Seattle on Wednesday, saying that he "liked what [he] saw" but there's still "some work to... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The head of the Federal Aviation Administration is set to pilot the 737 Max Wednesday in Seattle -- a key step in the aircraft's eventual re-certification."I'm not going to sign off... Read More.
By AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Paul Njoroge lost his entire family in March 2019, after Ethiopian Air Flight 302 crashed shortly after takeoff in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia."I stay up nights thinking of the horror they must have... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW ORLEANS) -- The family of a New Orleans TV newscaster who was killed in a stunt plane crash a year ago has filed a $23 million lawsuit against the Federal Aviation Administration claiming the agency... Read More.