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S. 1178: Safety is Not for Sale Act of 2019


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Apr 11, 2019.


Safety is Not for Sale Act of 2019

This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to require aircraft manufacturers to offer or provide non-required safety enhancing equipment without an additional charge to an air carrier.

The FAA must implement a program to identify, classify, and approve certain non-required safety enhancing equipment.

The FAA must also establish performance standards for aircraft angle of attack indicators, disagree alerts, and backup fire suppressions systems.