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FAA accused of jeopardizing airline safety

April 4, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
The Federal Aviation Administration came under fire after several long-time FAA inspectors testified on Capitol Hill that supervisors ignored airline safety issues. FAA whistleblowers testified Thursday that their supervisors knew about compliance problems at Southwest Airlines for years and ignored the information.

They also said their jobs were threatened after reporting the problems.


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