FAA report advocates improved weather information
October 21, 2021
JUNEAU (AP) — A federal report aimed at improving aviation safety in Alaska recommends improvements in providing weather information to pilots and continued work to update maps with information on mountain passes, among other steps.
The Federal Aviation Administration, which released the report Oct. 14, said it will establish a team to outline plans for implementing the proposals. Several of the recommendations are already underway, the agency said.
The report comes after the National Transportation Safety Board in early 2020 called for a comprehensive review to improve aviation safety i...