Federal Aviation Administration

What goes on at the TSA’s big operations center

Nearly every moment a security issue takes place somewhere in the transportation system. Thousands of incidents each week get reported to the Transportation…

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - In this May 6, 2020, file photo, a sign stands outside the Department of Labor's headquarters in Washington. A government watchdog has found that the Labor Department’s widely watched weekly unemployment benefits data are providing an inaccurate reading on the number of newly laid off workers because of flaws in the government’s data collection. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Labor Dept delays return-to-office plans as union negotiations continue

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FAA Outage

FAA rethinks its return-to-office policy, sets lower in-person goal than previously expected

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This Transportation Department team secured a billion dollars in refunds for airline passengers

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TMF leaders say investments must keep pace with growing technical debt challenge

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NASA explores the future of an airspace filled with flying taxis

Aviation is changing thanks to the emergence of new types of manned and unmanned aircraft. NASA’s Advanced Air Mobility Mission seeks, in its words, to…

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Congress takes up more of the budget this week…and a few repeals

Budget hearings will take up much of Congress’s time this week. The Department of Transportation (DOT) will be big, plus there is a vote on a nomination…

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FILE - In this June 19, 2015 file photo, Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration building is seen in Washington.  The Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday, June 2, 2021 that Ali Bahrami, the head of FAA's aviation safety office, will step down at the end of June. Bahrami was among FAA officials who were criticized by lawmakers and relatives of passengers on Boeing Max jets that crashed.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

The Transportation Department maps out its next five years of research

The Department of Transportation (DOT) has a lot of goals for its latest five-year R&D and technology plan, including a transportation system that is safer, greener and more resilient than the one we have now.

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