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Press Release – FAA Proposes Civil Penalties Against Two Passengers for Allegedly Interfering with Flight Attendants

For Immediate Release May 10, 2021 Contact: pressoffice@faa.gov WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes civil penalties of $10,500 and $9,000 against two airline passengers for allegedly interfering with flight attendants who instructed them to obey cabin crew instructions and various federal regulations. The cases are as follows: $10,500 against a passenger on a ...
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Mark Your Calendar: 2021 FAA UAS Symposium

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) will co-host Episodes III and IV of the virtual  FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Symposium – Remotely Piloted Edition . The theme for this year’s virtual event is “Above and Beyond” and will take place on June 9-10, 2021, and September 14-15, 2021. Register now  to  join the conversation as experts from industry, academia, ...
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FAA Adds More Space Launch Activity Areas to Pilot Navigation Charts

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is increasing pilot safety and airspace awareness by marking more space launch activity areas on navigation  charts . Adding space launch activity areas to the navigation charts used by pilots who fly visually responds to the recent and expected continued growth of commercial space operations. All 12 FAA-licensed  spaceports , and other ...
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Temporary TSA PreCheck® enrollment center coming to Moscow the week of May 24

Appointments available online now MOSCOW, Idaho – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that local residents can make an appointment now to enroll in TSA PreCheck® at a temporary enrollment center in Moscow, Idaho, that will be open for five consecutive days starting Monday, May 24, 2021. The temporary enrollment center will be located ...
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Opportunity to enroll in TSA PreCheck® coming to Rochester the week of May 17

Local Press Release Monday, May 3, 2021 ROCHESTER, Minnesota – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced that residents of the Rochester, Minnesota, area can make an appointment now to enroll in TSA PreCheck® at a temporary enrollment center that will be open for five consecutive days starting Monday, May 17, 2021. The temporary enrollment center ...
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