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FAA promises changes to prevent repeat of air travel safety system collapse

FAA promises changes to prevent repeat of air travel safety system collapse

20 hours ago   |   KCCI

The FAA outlined the new timeframe and procedures in a letter to Congress Monday.
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Coggins: Cyber hacks could prove catastrophic

23 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Recently, thousands of flights were canceled or delayed because of a Federal Aviation Administration system outage - leaving travelers stranded and frustrated. The incident is...
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Southwest hires its first new lobbyist in years amid multi-prong controversies

Southwest hires its first new lobbyist in years amid multi-prong controversies

1 day ago   |   Politico

Southwest Airlines has brought on new lobbying firepower for the first time in almost half a decade, as the airline weathers new scrutiny in Washington over the scheduling...
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House Passes Bill to Study FAA Alert System Whose Outage Grounded Flights

5 days ago   |   NY Times

The outage caused departures nationwide to be halted one morning this month, disrupting travel and drawing attention to the Federal Aviation Administration's outdated technology.
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Capitol check-in: Rep. Davids shines light on FAA fiasco, House speaker vote, Biden investigations

Capitol check-in: Rep. Davids shines light on FAA fiasco, House speaker vote, Biden investigations

9 days ago   |   KMBC

There's a lot going on in Washington. We speak with Kansas Congresswoman Sharice Davids about the role she's playing in stories making the biggest headlines.
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Grounded flights were the result of employees deleting critical files, FAA says

10 days ago   |   NPR

The Federal Aviation Administration now says contract employees inadvertently deleted critical files, causing the computer outage last week that grounded air traffic nationwide.
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FAA says contractors mistakenly deleted files, causing safety system outage

FAA says contractors mistakenly deleted files, causing safety system outage

11 days ago   |   Post Gazette


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FAA contractors deleted files - and inadvertently grounded thousands of flights

FAA contractors deleted files - and inadvertently grounded thousands of flights

11 days ago   |   NPR

The agency's preliminary review determined it was unintentional as the contractors worked "to correct synchronization" between databases.
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FAA says problem that grounded all U.S. flights happened when files were unintentionally deleted

11 days ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Last week's massive flight disruption that grounded thousands of planes was caused after “contract personnel unintentionally deleted files,” the FAA said Thursday.
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FAA says contractor unintentionally deleted files before outage disrupted thousands of flights

11 days ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Around 10,000 flights were delayed because of the outage of a pilot-alerting system.
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