FAA Proposes Fine For Hazardous MIT Shipment

The FAA is considering imposing a $175,000 civil penalty on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology based on an allegation that MIT violated hazardous materials regulations. The university shipped a fiberboard box containing 33 lithium batteries, attached to a circuit board and tube container...

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