Amid Ongoing Investigation into the Boeing 737 MAX, Chairs DeFazio Asks FAA Administrator to Provide Results of Employee Survey on Safety Culture
... into the design, development and certification of the Boeing 737 MAX, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and ... the top official at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for a copy of a 2019 survey of FAA employees about the agency’s safety ...
Jul 20, 2020
Chairman DeFazio Statement from Hearing on Federal Aviation Administration’s Oversight of the Boeing 737 MAX
... DeFazio (OR-04) during today’s hearing titled: “The Boeing 737 MAX: Examining the Federal Aviation Administration’s Oversight of the Aircraft’s Certification.” FAA Administrator Stephen Dickson will testify at this hearing, as well as a ...
Dec 11, 2019
In the Wake of the Boeing 737 MAX Tragedies, DeFazio-led Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen FAA’s Certification Process and Improve the Aviation Regulatory System Passes House of Representatives
... to strengthen the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) aircraft certification process in response to the crashes of two Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in a span of less than five months, passed the House. ...
Nov 19, 2020
Nearly One Year After Launching Its Boeing 737 MAX Investigation, House Transportation Committee Issues Preliminary Investigative Findings
... into the design, development, and certification of the Boeing 737 MAX, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure ... findings. The Boeing 737 MAX, which was certified by the FAA and entered revenue service in 2017, was involved in two fatal crashes ...
Mar 6, 2020
... DeFazio (OR-04) during today’s hearing titled: “The Boeing 737 MAX: Examining the Design, Development, and Marketing of the ... that while Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) assumed pilots would appropriately react to an MCAS malfunction resulting ...
Oct 30, 2019
DeFazio Blasts Boeing about Newly-Revealed Messages: This is not about one employee, this is about a failure of safety culture
... and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR) criticized Boeing in a statement after the release of a damming instant message chain ... indicating Boeing withheld damning information from the FAA. This exchange is shocking, but disturbingly consistent with what we’ve ...
Oct 18, 2019
... Peter DeFazio released the following statement after Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg resigned his position following two deadly crashes ... Furthermore, reports that Muilenburg attempted to pressure FAA into rushing the MAX back into service are highly troubling and I commend ...
Dec 23, 2019
Citing Recent Incidents, Chair DeFazio Calls for Audit of FAA’s Ability to Oversee Aircraft Repair Stations Across the U.S.
... effectiveness of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) oversight of aeronautical repair stations. Air carriers are increasingly ... faulty maintenance work on a key component on a crashed Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, as well as incomplete inspections and paperwork ...
Nov 20, 2019
... to Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Stephen Dickson questioning the way the FAA made decisions on two ... catastrophic consequences: rudder cable protection on the Boeing 737 MAX and lightning protection for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The ...
Nov 7, 2019
Chair DeFazio Unveils Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen FAA’s Certification Process and Improve the Regulatory System
... of the design, development, and certification of the Boeing 737 MAX. The legislation also incorporates a bipartisan bill to improve ... and Accountability Act:” Reforms and improves the FAA’s process for certifying new airplane designs; Requires U.S. ...
Sep 29, 2020