Michael Huerta’s five-year term as FAA administrator ended Jan. 7. Deputy Administrator Dan Elwell has taken over as acting administrator. U.S. President Donald Trump has not nominated a more permanent FAA administrator. It is uncertain whether Elwell could be a candidate. Elwell does have one qualification Trump has indicated he wants: Elwell is a former pilot. A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Elwell flew Boeing 757s and 767s, DC-10s and MD-80s over a 16-year ...

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