FAA denies Brazil's request to revoke U.S. pilot licenses

05/7/2010 | Google

The Federal Aviation Administration denied a request by Brazilian politicians to revoke the pilot's licenses of two Americans. The Brazilians had requested the FAA revoke the licenses of New York pilots Joseph Lepore and Jan Paladino after their Embraer Legacy jet collided with a Boeing 737 over the Amazon in 2006. The National Transportation Safety Board blamed the collision on Brazil's air traffic control system.

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Manager, User Experience
Alaska Airlines
Seattle, WA
Senior Analyst, Agency Distribution & Sales Support
Virgin America
Burlingame, CA
Manager Supply Chain Logistics
FedEx Express
Los Angeles, CA
SR Lead Manufacturing Engineer
Aurora Flight Sciences
Bridgeport, WV
General Manager, Training and Simulation
Pacific Sky Aviation Inc.