FAA Administrator Michael Huerta visits AOPA headquarters and talks with AOPA President Mark Baker about medical certificate reform, replacing 100LL, the FAA budget and other issues of interest to general aviation pilots.
FAA announces a new compliance philosophy, where it will seek to educate and retrain pilots first, rather than start an enforcement action.
AOPA President Mark Baker provides an update on third class medical reform at the Colorado Springs Regional Fly-In.
AOPA Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Advocacy Jim Coon provides an update on the progress toward third class medical reform.
AOPA Sr VP Government Affairs chronicles Medical Reform setbacks and a new path forward.
Earlier this week, Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and John Boozman (R-AR) filed an amendment that would add third class medical reform language to the highway bill now being debated in the Senate.
Regarding third class medical reform, Huerta said the FAA is working "continuously and diligently" on improvements--but he cautioned the audience that "the pilot perspective is not the only perspective" on this issue.
Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Oklahoma) on third class medical reform and the Pilot's Bill of Rights 2.
AOPA renews call for the FAA to not withhold traffic data from aircraft not yet equipped with ADS-B out.
Find out what's taking so darned long to get any progress on Third Class Medical reform,and how the measure could start moving forward soon.
Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) unveils his proposal to create a not-for-profit, federally chartered corporation to operate and modernize ATC; AOPA weighs in.
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