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The Pre-Flight Brief

Devoted to aviation law, safety and security.

July 31, 2009

DOT Reinstates Direct Observation Collections For Return-To-Duty/Follow-Up Tests

July 29, 2009

NATA Seeks Industry Data Regarding Inconsistent Interpretations Of Regulations By FAA

July 28, 2009

FAA Revokes Mechanic’s Certificate For Falsification Of Maintenance School Records

July 21, 2009

FAA Issues Final Rule Implementing Age 65 Limit

July 21, 2009

TSA Publishes Final Rule Revising Enforcement Procedures

July 7, 2009

NTSB Rules That FAR 91.207 Does Not Apply To A Mechanic Who Does Not Operate The Aircraft

July 3, 2009

FAA Issues Carburetor Icing SAIB

June 29, 2009

Disputing An Aircraft Mechanic’s Lien

June 10, 2009

FAA Releases Pilot Flight Time, Rest And Fatigue Fact Sheet

June 10, 2009

TSA Releases List Of Airports With Commercial Service Subject To SD-8G

June 9, 2009

Sex In Helicopter Results In Revocation Of Helicopter Pilot’s Certificate

June 8, 2009

NTSB Affirms FAA Contention That Continuing Conduct In Disregard Of Regulations Warrants Revocation

June 5, 2009

House Passes TSA Authorization Act With Language To Limit Security Directives

June 4, 2009

FAA Not Realizing the Full Benefits of the Aviation Safety Action Program

June 3, 2009

TSA Revises Airport Security Directive SD-8G To Address Transient Operations

May 28, 2009

NTSB Accident Investigation Public Dockets To Be Online

May 27, 2009

Consequences of an Unauthorized TFR or DC ADIZ Incursion

April 28, 2009

DOT More Forgiving Of Untimely Answer Than NTSB

April 20, 2009

Aircraft Kit Manufacturer’s Liability Requires Proof Of Causation

April 17, 2009

Failure To List Aircraft On Operations Specifications Is Not A Violation Unless The Air Carrier Also Operated The Unlisted Aircraft

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