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For a timely response to your question or concern, use the following contact information to find a point of contact or report an issue.

Safety and Operations: Want to learn more about issues in aviation?

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Want to learn more about UAS or drones?

FAA Locations: Looking for an office?

FAA Hotline: Help prevent aviation safety issues and violations

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): Seeking public records and information?

FOIA gives individuals the right to access information from the Federal Government. Visit the FOIA website to learn how to

  • File a FOIA request
  • View the FAA's FOIA library
  • Contact a FOIA Coordinator

Consumer Protection: Experienced an issue with airline service?

Visit the Department of Transportation's Aviation Consumer Protection Division in order to

  • Report a concern about airline service, including:
    • Lost or damaged baggage
    • Baggage fees
    • Ticketing
    • Denied boarding
    • Flight delays
    • Aircraft disinsection
    • Customer service (refunds, travel with children or pets)
    • Discrimination
  • View Air Travel Consumer Reports
  • Learn about the rights of air travel passengers

Airport Security: Need to report a transportation security issue?

Contact the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) online help center or call 866-289-9673 to

  • Submit a complaint or report about:
    • TSA screening technologies and/or processes
    • Missing or damaged items
    • Permitted or prohibited items
  • Report security concerns, such as:
    • Instances of aviation security violations
  • Ask questions about the TSA Screening Process

Cell Towers: See a light outage?

Contact the Federal Communications Commission's Public Safety Support Center or call 202-418-1122 to report tower lighting outages.

Additional Resources

Still have a question or concern? Please call 866-TELL-FAA (866-835-5322) or, for TTY/TDD, use the Federal Relay Service.

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