Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

January 4, 2016, 1pm PST
Federal regulators might have killed a proposal that would have built the tallest skyscraper on the West Coast in the city of Seattle.
Puget Sound Business Journal
November 26, 2014, 1pm PST
Bloomberg reports that the dream vehicle of commuters everywhere—a flying car—might be available on the market within three years.
Bloomberg
November 9, 2014, 5am PST
A new Dutch invention uses lasers to scare birds away, intended to mitigate their interference with critical industries.
Co.Exist
July 28, 2014, 11am PDT
While the FAA sorts out regulations for commercial drone flights in the United States, cities, states, and other groups have already restricted the flight of drones. Mapbox is working to compile a comprehensive map of prohibited air space.
MapBox
June 13, 2014, 6am PDT
The first FAA-approved commercial drone flights took place this week. The flights will inform the FAA's policy expected by 2015 regarding non-military drone flights, per a mandate from Congress.
The Hill
January 16, 2014, 11am PST
Los Angeles congressional representatives are leveraging the federal appropriations bill to advance legislation requiring the U.S. DOT and the FAA to develop ways to lessen the impact of helicopter noise on residential neighborhoods.
San Fernando Valley Business Journal
February 9, 2013, 7am PST
Deborah Hersman, chair of the National Transportation Safety Board, an independent federal agency that investigates crashes in all modes of transportation, particularly aviation, is leading the list of replacements for Transpo Secretary LaHood.
The Wall Street Journal - U.S. News