Aviation Policy News: FAA change on eVTOL certification, San Juan’s airport transformed by privatization, and more

In Politics by Michael Rae

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FAA upsets the applecart on eVTOL certificationHow privatization has transformed San Juan’s airportMore remote towers coming to the United StatesA state threat to AAM vertiport development?Schiphol Airport introduces “sustainable taxiing”The airport parking turnaroundNews NotesQuotable Quotes

FAA Upsets the Applecart on eVTOL Certification

Both developers of electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOLs) aircraft and potential operators were shocked at the end of May when the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) shifted gears on how these new air vehicles are going to be certified. While some eVTOL startups are trying to downplay the implications, the result is likely to be a longer time

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