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The Pre-Flight Brief

Devoted to aviation law, safety and security.

June 21, 2007

NTSB Rejects Bias Defense In Airman’s Appeal Of Suspension

June 7, 2007

Another Pilot Prosecuted And Convicted For Medical Application Omissions

June 5, 2007

NTSB Comments On FAA Practices On Service Of Orders

June 1, 2007

FAA Issues Revised Guidance On Operational Control

May 30, 2007

ASRP Sanction Waiver Not Available For All Violations

May 16, 2007

Attorney’s Incorrect Calendaring Of Appeal Brief Due Date Held To Be Good Cause In Civil Penalty Action

May 15, 2007

Illinois Appellate Court Affirms Dismissal Of Suit Against Lima Lima Pilots

May 8, 2007

DeMinimus Breach Of Drug Testing Guidelines Does Not Automatically Invalidate Positive Test

May 7, 2007

EAJA Attorney’s Fees Applicants Are Not Guaranteed Further Proceedings

May 4, 2007

Intentional Operation Of Aircraft Into IMC Negates Sanction Waiver Of Timely Filed ASRP Form

May 3, 2007

NTSB Accident Briefs Allow Assessment Of An Airman’s Post-Accident/Incident Conduct

April 24, 2007

Timely Filing Of Appeals Continues To Be An Issue With NTSB

April 20, 2007

Order Revoking Medical Certificate Negates Stay Of Order Suspending Airman Certificates

April 18, 2007

FAA Changes Definition Of Certain Light Sport Aircraft

April 18, 2007

Airman’s Pro Se Representation In Enforcement Action Results In 120 Day Suspension

April 17, 2007

Submission To A Request For Re-Examination Precludes Later Claim That The Request Was Unjustified

April 10, 2007

FAA Proposes To Extend Duration Of 1st And 3rd Class Medical Certificates For Airmen Under 40

April 9, 2007

9th Circuit Holds That FAA Must Use Method Reasonably Calculated To Reach An Airman To Notify Of Suspension

April 5, 2007

Pilot Is Charged With Negligent Homicide Arising Out Of Aircraft Accident

April 4, 2007

FCC Ban On Cellular Telephone Use In Flight To Continue

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