Bill Carey

Senior Editor, Aircraft Systems & Safety

Washington, DC

Summary

Based in Washington, DC, Bill covers avionics, air traffic management and aviation safety for Aviation Week. A former daily newspaper reporter, he has covered the commercial, business and military aviation segments as well as unmanned aircraft systems. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2017, he worked for Aviation International News and Avionics and Rotor & Wing magazines.

Bill is the recipient of the National Business Aviation Association’s 2017 Gold Wing Award for his reporting on drones, and in 1997 received the British Royal Aeronautical Society Aerospace Journalist of the Year award in the business aviation category. He is the author of the book, “Enter the Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,” published in 2016.

Articles

Number Of U.S. ATC Facilities Affected By Coronavirus Climbs

By Bill Carey Apr 01, 2020
The FAA on April 1 listed 21 air traffic control (ATC) facilities that have been affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus, one more than double the number the agency reported a week earlier.
Airports & Routes

FAA Releases Proposed Pilot Database Rule

By Bill Carey Mar 31, 2020
Under a proposed new regulation, air carriers would be required to enter and share pilot records in an FAA-managed Pilot Records Database (PRD) before making hiring decisions.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

FAA Leans On ATC Contingency Plans

By Bill Carey Mar 26, 2020
The virus that causes COVID-19 has disrupted operations at U.S. airport towers, approach control facilities and en route centers.
Airports & Routes

 

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