Bill Carey

Senior Editor, Aircraft Systems & Safety

Washington, DC

Summary

Based in Washington, DC, Bill covers avionics, air traffic management and aviation safety for Aviation Week. A former daily newspaper reporter, he has covered the commercial, business and military aviation segments as well as unmanned aircraft systems. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2017, he worked for Aviation International News and Avionics and Rotor & Wing magazines.

Bill is the recipient of the National Business Aviation Association’s 2017 Gold Wing Award for his reporting on drones, and in 1997 received the British Royal Aeronautical Society Aerospace Journalist of the Year award in the business aviation category. He is the author of the book, “Enter the Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,” published in 2016.

Articles

Daily Memo: FAA Keeps Its Eyes To The Sky

By Bill Carey May 29, 2020
You don’t hear the word “NextGen” mentioned much these days, but some of the new systems the FAA is developing or evaluating to track aircraft as…
Safety, Ops & Regulation

U.S. Agencies Petition FCC Over Ligado License Order

By Bill Carey May 29, 2020
U.S. federal agencies have formally petitioned the FCC to reconsider its order allowing Ligado Networks access to spectrum near GPS.
Connected Aerospace

Aviation Coalition Petitions FCC Over Altimeter Concern

By Bill Carey May 28, 2020
Concerned over the potential of interference with radio altimeters, an aviation industry coalition has petitioned the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reconsider an order making available “mid-band” radio frequency spectrum for uses including 5G communications.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

 

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