A May 1 Federal Register notice extended the comment period for an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) that was published on March 17, 2014. In that document, the FAA sought input on its intent to amend the FAA’s drug and alcohol testing regulations to require drug and alcohol testing of certain maintenance personnel outside of the United States.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has provided new suggested formats and forms for drug and alcohol testing programs for aviation employers; these include forms to Authorize the Release of Drug and Alcohol Testing Records, Drug and Alcohol Posting and Policy Samples, Inspection Documents, and more.
FAA Announces Nevada UAS Test Site Now Operational
Research to examine UAS integration with air traffic control procedures and NextGen