General Aviation Technical Branch

  • Provides staff assistance to the division and technical assistance to the field offices with surveillance of domestic and foreign aircraft operations including certification and surveillance of:
    • U.S. Air carriers and other commercial operators (excludes part 121)
    • General aviation operations, including airmen, designee's and pilot examiners
  • Coordinates Investigations and reports:
    • Service difficulties
    • Complaints
    • Congressional
    • Violations of Federal Aviation Regulations
  • Develops and recommends to the division manager regional directives and areas of emphasis to guide district office planning and performance.
  • Recommends:
    • New or amended regulations
    • Policies
    • Procedures
  • Evaluates the effectiveness of field execution of assigned programs
  • Reviews and coordinates Enforcement Investigative Reports with field offices and the assistant General Counsel.
  • Represents Flight Standards during informal conferences.

Contact Information:
Kim O Davies
General Aviation Technical Branch Manager
Phone: (404) 305-6060
Fax: (404) 305-6044