the Federal Aviation Administration

the Federal Aviation Administration
the Federal Aviation Administration UK US noun (ABBREVIATION the FAA) GOVERNMENT, TRANSPORT
the US government department that is responsible for making rules relating to airports and aircraft: »

Under the new proposals, the Federal Aviation Administration would be able to impose ""additional security on any airline at any time"" running services to the US.

Compare THE CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY(Cf. ↑the Civil Aviation Authority)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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