Court Favors City In Appeal Of LAX Route Changes

Los Angeles International Airport
Credit: Los Angeles International Airport
The FAA violated environmental law when it amended flight procedures for aircraft arriving at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) without environmental review, a federal appeals court has ruled. In a decision dated July 8, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit found that the FAA...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and unmanned aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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