For Immediate Release
March 7, 2014
Contact: Kristie M. Greco
Phone: (202) 267-3883
WASHINGTON, D.C.--The Federal Aviation Administration today issued a notice appealing a decision by an NTSB Administrative Law Judge in the civil penalty case, Huerta v. Pirker.
"The FAA is appealing the decision of an NTSB Administrative Law Judge to the full National Transportation Safety Board, which has the effect of staying the decision until the Board rules. The agency is concerned that this decision could impact the safe operation of the national airspace system and the safety of people and property on the ground."
For more information on UAS operations please visit: http://www.faa.gov/news/updates/?newsId=76381