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Executive Order on Promoting COVID-19 Safety in Domestic and International Travel

JANUARY 21, 2021 •  PRESIDENTIAL ACTIONS By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1.  Policy.  Science-based public health measures are critical to preventing the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) by travelers within the United States and those who enter the ...
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TSA Administrator Pekoske statement regarding preparations for 2021 Inauguration Day

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) significantly increased its security posture following the violence at the U.S. Capitol last week and in preparation for the Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20. Currently, TSA is processing hundreds of names with law enforcement agencies for a thorough risk assessment. Our intelligence and vetting professionals are working ...
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New Safety Data Tool Available on FAA.gov Website

WASHINGTON – The  Federal Aviation Administration  (FAA) is making it easier to research aviation safety guidance material from the  Office of Aviation Safety  (AVS). The  Dynamic Regulatory System  (DRS) combines more than 65 document types from more than a dozen different repositories into a single searchable application. This comprehensive knowledge center centralizes the FAA’s aviation safety guidance material from the Flight Standards Information System (FSIMS) and ...
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Calabasas, California, Helicopter Crash Subject of NTSB Meeting

WASHINGTON (Jan 13, 2021) — The  National Transportation Safety Board  announced Wednesday its intent to hold a public board meeting Feb. 9, 2021, 9:30 a.m. (EST), to determine the probable cause of the fatal, Jan. 26, 2020, helicopter crash near Calabasas, California. The Sikorsky S-76B helicopter collided with hilly terrain and was destroyed by impact forces and fire. The ...
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