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CAPA reacts to FAA Reauthorization

October 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on CAPA reacts to FAA Reauthorization

“The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA) recognizes today the hard work done by both the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate in the passage of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. However, as professional [...]

CAPA reacts to the FAA Reauthorization Bill

September 26th, 2018|Comments Off on CAPA reacts to the FAA Reauthorization Bill

Statement from Captain Lee Collins, president of CAPA: (Washington, D.C. - September 26, 2018) The current version of the FAA Reauthorization Bill includes some elements necessary to improving airline and aviation system safety that have [...]

Pilot Unions unite to fight attempts to eliminate pilots from the flight deck

August 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Pilot Unions unite to fight attempts to eliminate pilots from the flight deck

Representing More than 100,000 Pilots Combined, Seven Unions and One Trade Association Join Forces to Remove Dangerous Provision from FAA Reauthorization Bill (WASHINGTON, D.C.— August 1, 2018) At the 64th Air Safety Forum, hosted by the [...]

CAPA Supports S. 3270 “SARA Act of 2018” to support future aviation

July 26th, 2018|Comments Off on CAPA Supports S. 3270 “SARA Act of 2018” to support future aviation

(Washington, D.C. – July 26, 2018) The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA) is proud to support the “Securing and Revitalizing Aviation Act of 2018” (SARA Act of 2018), legislation introduced by Senator Jim Inhofe [...]

Legislation Considered For Study On Possible Single-Pilot Cargo Flights

June 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Legislation Considered For Study On Possible Single-Pilot Cargo Flights

Congress is considering legislation that could lead to a study on the viability of using only one pilot on cargo airplane flights. It’s one very specific part of the much larger bill that [...]

Airline Pilots Battle “Attack on Safety” From Single Pilot Cargo Aircraft Study

June 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Airline Pilots Battle “Attack on Safety” From Single Pilot Cargo Aircraft Study

A proposed study of single pilot cockpits for cargo aircraft, championed by a powerful congressman but viewed by pilots a threat to air safety, is facing obstacles. The two-pilot cockpit is a key component of [...]