Reps. Sam Graves and Garret Graves Letter to USDOT Regarding International Aircraft Certification Agreements

Washington, D.C., February 11, 2021 | Justin Harclerode (202) 225-9446 | comments
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Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves and Aviation Subcommittee Ranking Member Garret Graves wrote to Department of Transportation Secretary Buttigieg in the wake of recent statements by European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Director-General Peter Ky related to EASA’s validation of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certificated U.S. aircraft and aerospace products.

The Committee leaders requested that the Department of Transportation seek an immediate clarification of EASA’s plans, ensure that EASA’s plans do not violate the bilateral agreement between the United States and the European Union, and unequivocally and publicly express support of and confidence in the FAA’s certification process and professionals.

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Tags: Aviation