The Air Traffic Safety Oversight Service establishes safety standards and provides independent oversight of the Air Traffic Organization – the provider of air traffic services in the United States. We accomplish this safety oversight in a variety of ways including:
- Developing and amending regulations and guidance for regulatory oversight and credentialing functions;
- Participating in the development and harmonization of air traffic control international standards;
- Providing regulatory oversight of the Air Traffic Organization Safety Management System;
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Many of these tasks are carried out through:
- Inspections; and
- Cooperation with other FAA safety services
Federal Aviation Administration
Air Traffic Safety Oversight Service
800 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20591
Telephone: (202) 267-5205
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