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Definition of Faa

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U.S. government organization which oversees airline safety and regulates the airline industry
aviation section of the British Royal Navy in charge of the operation of aircrafts on board its ships
Faa Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
BTS Transportation Expressions
Formerly the Federal Aviation Agency, the Federal Aviation Administration was established by the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 (49 U.S.C. 106) and became a component of the Department of Transportation in 1967 pursuant to the Department of Transportation Act (49 U.S.C. app. 1651 note). The Administration is charged with 1) regulating air commerce in ways that best promote its development and safety and fulfill the requirements of national defense. 2) controlling the use of navigable airspace of the United States and regulating both civil and military operations in such airspace in the interest of safety and efficiency. 3) promoting, encouraging, and developing civil aeronautics. 4) consolidating research and development with respect to air navigation facilities. 5) installing and operating air navigation facilities. 6) developing and operating a common system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft. and 7) developing and implementing programs and regulations to control aircraft noise, sonic boom, and other environmental effects of civil aviation. (OFR1)
By the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
Faa Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
Federal Aviation Administration; Foreign Assistance Act
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
NATO Acronyms
Forward Assembly Area
International Relations and Security Acronyms
Federal Aviation Administration
Faa Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Federal Aviation Agency (USA)
Federal Aviation Administration
Aviation Acronyms and Terms
Federal Aviation Administration.
Aircraft Maintenance Acronymns
Federal Aviation Administration
U.F.O. Related Terminology and Acronyms
Federal Aviation Administration
Oceanographic, Meteorologal & Climatologal abbreviations and acronyms
Federal Aviation Administration (USA)
Faa Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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FAA commonly refers to the Federal Aviation Administration, a United States government agency.

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Faà di Bruno is the name of an Italian noble family based in the areas of Asti, Casale, and Alessandria, which provided the Counts (later Marquises) of Bruno. In 1703 the family became additionally counts of Carentino.

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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the national aviation authority of the United States. As an agency of the United States Department of Transportation, it has authority to regulate and oversee all aspects of American civil aviation. The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 created the organization under the name Federal Aviation Agency. The agency adopted its current name in 1966 when it became a part of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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Finland Steamship Company (, abbreviated FÅA, , abbreviated SHO) was a Finnish shipping company founded in 1883 by Captain Lars Krogius. In Finnish and Swedish The company was usually referred to simply as FÅA. In 1976, the company changed its name to Effoa, a phonetic spelling of the abbreviation FÅA.

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Faa Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The U.S. federal agency responsible for promulgating operational standards and procedures for U.S. aviation.
Faa Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
WordNet 2.0

1. an agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation
(synonym) Federal Aviation Agency
(hypernym) agency, federal agency, government agency, bureau, office, authority
(part-holonym) Department of Transportation, Transportation, DoT