US FAA will inspect training programs at regional airlines to ensure they are fully compliant with federal regulations, US Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood, joined by FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt, announced yesterday. The call for inspection follows revelations surrounding the Colgan Air Q400 crash that claimed 50 lives in February (ATWOnline, May 15). "I have no greater obligation than to ensure the safety of airline travelers in this country," LaHood said. "One fatality is one too ...

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