CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney Statement on Aeroflot flight SU1492

May 6th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney Statement on Aeroflot flight SU1492

(Washington, DC - May 6, 2019) The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA), representing more than 30,000 professional airline pilots, extends our sincerest condolences to the passengers, crew members and their families following the tragic [...]

CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney statement on Miami Air runway overrun

May 4th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney statement on Miami Air runway overrun

(Washington, DC – May 4, 2019)  The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA), representing more than 30,000 professional airline pilots, extends our comprehensive support to the passengers, crew members and their families following the runway [...]

CAPA meets with Congressman Peter DeFazio to discuss aviation issues for 116th Congress

May 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA meets with Congressman Peter DeFazio to discuss aviation issues for 116th Congress

(Washington, DC - May 2, 2019)  CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney, Vice President Capt. Bob Brown and our CAPA Board of Directors meets with Congressman Peter DeFazio to discuss aviation safety and security issues in [...]

CAPA meets with NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt

May 1st, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA meets with NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt

(Washington, DC - May 1, 2019)  CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney, Vice President Capt. Bob Brown and our CAPA Board of Directors met with NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt to discuss aviation safety issues.

Federal Investigators looking into Boeing 737MAX CAPA President statement in Washington Post

March 27th, 2019|Comments Off on Federal Investigators looking into Boeing 737MAX CAPA President statement in Washington Post

(Washington, DC - March 18, 2019) CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney's statement in Washington Post, "Even as investigators studying the data have found several similarities, does not necessarily mean a quick resolution". Washington Post article: [...]

CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney discusses grounding of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

March 14th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney discusses grounding of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

(Washington, DC - March 14, 2019)  CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney on NPR's "On Point" (WBUR) today to discuss the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft with Lori Aratani, Washington Post's Transportation reporter covering airports [...]