U.S. DOT – August 12, 2019 – Briefing – Stephen M. Dickson Sworn in as Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration

Posted on August 12, 2019


U.S. DOT – Stephen M. Dickson Sworn in as Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration

Monday, August 12, 2019

WASHINGTON – Stephen M. Dickson was sworn in today by U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao as the 18th Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). An aviation industry professional with nearly 40 years of experience, Dickson is widely respected and assumes the role of Administrator of the agency during a critical moment for aviation safety.

Recognizing Acting Administrator Elwell’s service, Secretary Chao stated, “I’m grateful for Acting Administrator Dan Elwell’s steady and principled leadership during an especially challenging time in the FAA’s history.” As FAA Administrator, Dickson will lead an agency responsible for the safety and efficiency of the largest aerospace system in the world — a system that operates more than…

 

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