Huerta ends term heading FAA; Dan Elwell named acting administrator

Credit: Dan Hockensmith/Aviation Week
Michael Huerta’s (left) five-year term as FAA administrator ended Jan. 7 and deputy administrator Dan Elwell (below) has taken over as acting administrator. US President Donald Trump has not yet nominated the next FAA administrator. It is uncertain whether Elwell could be a candidate. He does have...

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