Category Archives: UAS/UAV

ALPA President Testifies on Keeping NAS Safe During UAS Integration

ALPA President, Captain Lee Moak testified today before the U.S. House Aviation Subcommittee on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) safe integration into the National Airspace System (NAS). With a number of recent news reports highlighting “near miss” incidents between airliners and … Continue reading

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ALPA Congratulates FAA Administrator Huerta

Confirmation Sets Stage for Action to Ensure U.S. Airlines Continue to Set World Standards WASHINGTON–Capt. Lee Moak, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), issued the following statement regarding yesterday’s announcement of the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Michael … Continue reading

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FAA should focus on safety, not privacy, in UAS/UAV integration

ALPA joined a coalition of aviation interests in writing the FAA to reiterate airspace coordination and safety as unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are integrated into the national airspace.   The FAA is currently engaged in multiple programs to integrate UAS.  In … Continue reading

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