FAA The Federal Aviation Administration of the United States is a national authority with powers to regulate all aspects of civil aviation. These include the construction and operation of airports, air traffic management, the certification of personnel and aircraft, and the protection of US assets during the launch or re-entry of commercial space vehicles.Major functionsThe FAA's roles include: Regulating U.S.

commercial space transportationRegulating air navigation facilities' geometric and flight inspection standardsEncouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technologyIssuing, suspending, or revoking pilot certificatesRegulating civil aviation to promote Transportation safety in the United States, especially through local offices called Flight Standards District OfficesDevelo

commercial space transportationRegulating air navigation facilities' geometric and flight inspection standardsEncouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technologyIssuing, suspending, or revoking pilot certificatesRegulating civil aviation to promote Transportation safety in the United States, especially through local offices called Flight Standards District OfficesDevelo

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