SEATTLE – The Federal Aviation Administration has proposed a civil penalty of $1,005,000 against Horizon Air of Seattle, for allegedly operating 22 Bombardier DHC-8-402 turboprop airliners on more than 186,000 revenue flights when they were not in compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations.
August 8th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Horizon Air Slapped With One Million Dollar Fine
August 23rd, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Announces Category 1 Safety Rating for Nigeria
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration today announced that Nigeria has achieved a Category 1 rating under the FAA’s International Aviation Safety Assessment program, which means that Nigeria complies with international safety standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization.
August 16th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Hillsboro Aviation Faces $580,000 Civil Penalty
SEATTLE – The Federal Aviation Administration is proposing a $580,000 civil penalty against Hillsboro Aviation, Inc., of Hillsboro, Ore., for allegedly performing improper repairs, deliberately falsifying maintenance records and operating a helicopter in a reckless manner.
July 16th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Proposes Civil Penalties Against Five Companies
WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration is proposing to assess civil penalties ranging from $50,000 to $70,000 against five companies for alleged violation of the Federal Aviation Regulations or Department of Transportation Hazardous Materials Regulations.
April 2nd, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Proposes New Policy on Antidepressants for Pilots
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Aviation Administration today announced that it will consider the special issuance of a medical certificate to pilots who are taking medication for mild to moderate depression, conditions that now bar them from all flying duties.
March 23rd, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Proposes $1.45 Million Civil Penalty against Northwest Airlines
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Aviation Administration has proposed a $1.45 million civil penalty against Northwest Airlines for operating a number of its Boeing 757 aircraft without proper windshield wiring inspections.
March 18th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Proposes $300,000 Civil Penalty Against American Airlines
WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration today announced that it is proposing a $300,000 civil penalty on American Airlines for a maintenance violation.
March 14th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on FAA Ordered to Pay Air Carrier More Than $121,000
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a record breaking decision issued March 4, 2010, the National Transportation Safety Board denied the Federal Aviation Administration’s appeal challenging a decision by an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) to pay Air Trek, Inc., a Florida-based air ambulance operator, attorney fees and expenses in the amount of $120,169.35
March 12th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on American Airlines Facing Fines for Maintenance Violations
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Aviation Administration is seeking to collect three proposed civil penalties totaling $787,500 from American Airlines for maintenance violations.
March 9th, 2010 by admin, 1 Comment
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Aviation Administration is forecasting that key airspace safety and efficiency modernization efforts will play a vital role in spurring long-term sustained growth in air travel and the nation’s overall economic health.