Federal Aviation Administration

FAA: Single-Engine Plane Crashes Into Ocean Near Atlantic CityIt is unclear how many people were aboard the plane.
Drone Spotted In Path Of Planes At Newark Liberty International AirportAnother drone was reported Sunday in the path of several flights at a Tri-State Area airport.
Possible Drone Spotted By Crew Of Plane Landing At JFKA Delta Airlines crew spotted a possible drone Friday afternoon while landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Connecticut Teen's Video Of Gun-Firing Drone Spurs InvestigationThe FAA said Tuesday it is investigating whether Austin Haghwout, of Clinton, violated its regulations, which prohibit the careless or reckless operation of a model aircraft.
FAA: 12 Flights Report Being Hit By Laser Beams Over New JerseyThe Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after several pilots reported being hit by a green laser beam while flying over New Jersey Wednesday night.
Pilot Injured In Single-Engine Plane Crash On Shelter IslandPolice say a pilot was injured when he crashed his single-engine plane while trying to take off from an airfield on the eastern end of Long Island.
Schumer: FAA Must Upgrade Computer Security Against HackersThe New York Democrat said Sunday that has written to the Federal Aviation Administration to urge the agency to immediately implement several security upgrades to protect the systems.
Federal Government Proposes Rules For Routine Commercial Use Of DronesAmong the chores that officials envision drones performing: aerial photography and mapping, crop monitoring, and inspections of cell towers, bridges and other tall structures.
Schumer Calls On FAA To Expedite Approval For Part Of Mastic-Shirley Sewer ProjectSuffolk officials are waiting on the FAA to move forward with a massive sewer project.
Chesley Sullenberger, Families From Western NY Plane Crash Push Air SafetySullenberger was scheduled to appear with Sen. Charles Schumer on Monday morning at Clarence Town Hall, not far from the site of the crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407 in the Buffalo suburb.
Pilot Discusses Landing Small Plane On Route 23 In West Milford, NJThe Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a New Jersey highway Thursday afternoon.
FAA Probes Employee Who Allegedly Flew From Atlanta To LaGuardia With Gun In Carry-OnAn employee of the Federal Aviation Administration was arrested at LaGuardia Airport this week after he flew from Atlanta to New York with a gun in a carry-on, authorities told CBS News Friday.