Category: FAA

Flight delays, higher prices complicate holiday weekend travel

Memorial Day travelers faced widespread flight delays on Thursday across the country but there were few canceled flights, raising hopes that Friday’s bigger crowds won’t have the same experience. By Thursday evening, more than 6,000 flights had been delayed on the East Coast. All three major airports in the New York City area and Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport experienced the most delays, The Associated Press…

Boeing is under FAA investigation after disclosing some employees didn’t perform safety tests on the wings of a 787 but...

Boeing 787 Dreamliners are built at the aviation company’s North Charleston, South Carolina, assembly plant on May 30, 2023. JULIETTE MICHEL/AFP via Getty Images The FAA said on Monday that it’s probing Boeing amid reports of employees not completing 787 checks. An internal memo from Boeing said some workers recorded themselves finishing a test they didn’t perform. The tests had to do with the bonding…