Entity: Federal Aviation Administration

News Roundup: Setbacks for Freedom of Information

June 28, 2019
Supreme Court decisions, limits on FOIA, and Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's D.C. landlord.
(Photo: Paul A. Fagan)

Trump Nominates Another Defense-Industry Insider as Pentagon Chief

June 25, 2019
American Oversight has filed FOIA requests seeking any recusal determinations and ethics waivers for recently nominated Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper, a former lobbyist for Raytheon.

FOIA to FAA Seeking Email Communications with Raytheon Lobbyists

June 25, 2019
FOIA to FAA seeking email communications with Raytheon lobbyists, including former lobbyist and current Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper.

News Roundup: All Eyes on the Mueller Report

April 19, 2019
It's (almost) all about the Mueller report.

FOIA to FAA Seeking Records Related to the Boeing 747-8

April 18, 2019
FOIA to FAA seeking communications with Boeing representatives, communications containing key terms related to the Boeing 747-8, complaints related to the Boeing 747-8, and other records that may concern Boeing's influence on the agency or safety concerns regarding the 747-8.

News Roundup: Turning to the Courts

April 5, 2019
The Trump administration has proved uniquely uncooperative with Congress’ requests. This week, House committees exercised their subpoena power.

FOIA to FAA Seeking Records Related to Safety Issues with the Boeing 737 Max 8

April 4, 2019
FOIA to FAA seeking communications with Boeing representatives, communications containing key terms related to the Boeing 737 Max 8, complaints related to the Boeing 737 Max 8, and other records that may concern Boeing's influence on the agency or safety concerns regarding the 737 Max 8.

FOIA to FAA Regarding Air Traffic Closures as a Result of the Government Shutdown

January 28, 2019
FOIA request to Federal Aviation Administration seeking communications related to the Federal Aviation Administration’s decision to restrict flights due to staffing shortages as a result of the partial government shutdown.

FAA Records of Aircraft Use by Trump Administration Officials

September 19, 2018
Records from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the use of specific FAA aircraft by administration officials, including Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, FEMA Administrator Brock Long, and former FAA Administrator Michael Huerta.

New Lawsuit Seeks Records of Trump Cabinet Air Travel on Government Jets

April 6, 2018
American Oversight today filed a lawsuit to uncover records of senior Trump administration officials’ use of taxpayer-funded travel on government-owned aircraft.