CAPA applauds “Safe Skies Act of 2019”

November 19th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA applauds “Safe Skies Act of 2019”

Washington, DC (November 19, 2019) - The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA), representing over 30,000 professional passenger and cargo airline pilots applauds the “Safe Skies Act of 2019” introduced today by U.S. House of [...]

CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney weighs in on 737 Max aircraft as Boeing officials face lawmakers on Capitol Hill

October 31st, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney weighs in on 737 Max aircraft as Boeing officials face lawmakers on Capitol Hill

(Washington, DC - October 31, 2019)  CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney on NPR's "On Point" (WBUR) today to discuss the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft as Boeing officials face Lawmakers on Capitol Hill, with Natalie Kitroef, [...]

CAPA Vice President Bob Brown presents at FAA’s Fire Safety Triennial

October 29th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA Vice President Bob Brown presents at FAA’s Fire Safety Triennial

(Washington, DC - October 29, 2019)  CAPA Vice President Capt. Bob Brown provided an opening presentation at the FAA's Fire Safety Triennial in Atlantic City, NJ this week.  CAPA is committed to enhancing aviation safety by [...]

DOT Secretary appoints CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney to FAA’s ARAC

October 10th, 2019|Comments Off on DOT Secretary appoints CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney to FAA’s ARAC

(Washington, DC - October 10, 2019) DOT Secretary Elaine Chao has announced the appointment CAPA President Captain Larry Rooney as a member of the FAA’s prestigious Aviation Rulemaking Advisory Committee (ARAC). The Federal Aviation Administration [...]

Regulators weigh ‘startle factors’ for Boeing 737 MAX

October 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Regulators weigh ‘startle factors’ for Boeing 737 MAX

(Washington , DC - October 4, 2019) Regulators weigh 'startle factors' for Boeing 737 MAX pilot training - Transport Canada executive: Global regulators are looking at “startle factors” that can overwhelm pilots as they consider [...]

CAPA supports markup of H.R. 3632 “Fair and Open Skies Act”

September 18th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA supports markup of H.R. 3632 “Fair and Open Skies Act”

Washington, D.C. (September 18, 2019) – The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA) representing more than 30,000 professional passenger and all-cargo pilots supports the markup of H.R. 3632 “Fair and Open Skies Act” this week. [...]