By DAVID HUGHES, FAA NextGen Outreach and Reporting
The ADS-B mandate is about 36 months away. It may seem like plenty of time, but the closer you get to the end of 2019, the longer the line for an installation will get.
FAA Administrator Michael Huerta has said on many occasions that the mandate set for Jan. 1, 2020, will not change. The FAA has been urging general aviation aircraft owners to equip sooner rather than later if they plan to fly in airspace where the rule requires an aircraft to report its position on ADS-B Out. [Read more…]