25/03/2024  US FAA boosting oversight of United, may delay airline projects


The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is increasing oversight of United Airlines to ensure the carrier's compliance with safety regulations, the agency said on Saturday, following a series of safety incidents.

The FAA will initiate a formal evaluation to ensure the Chicago-based airline "is complying with safety regulations; identifying hazards and mitigating risk; and effectively managing safety," it said in a statement to Reuters.