According to a Summary on the Department of Transportation Office of Inspector General website, a pilot in Virginia recently pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court, Norfolk, Virginia, to one count of knowingly operating an aircraft after the FAA had revoked his Commercial Pilot Certificate. The Court sentenced the pilot to twenty days in jail, assessed a $100 fine, and placed him on probation for one year.
In a recent opinion, Administrator v. Giannola, the NTSB affirmed the FAA's revocation of a student pilot's combined student pilot/third-class medical certificate for carrying a passenger on a flight. The FAA initiated the enforceme... Read Post
A former Transportation Security Administration inspector has pleaded guilty to stealing iPads from six people traveling through Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. A state judge ordered Clayton Keith Dovel to pay restitution and sentenced h... Read Post