888 Seventeenth St. N.W., Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20006
Phone: (202) 298-8660
Fax: (202) 342-0683

Home / Practice Areas / Aerospace Safety

Aerospace Safety


We handle a full range of safety and environmental issues critical to the aviation and space industries, including operators and manufacturers.  This includes activities ranging from the licensing of pilot schools and repair stations, to flight crew standards and requirements, airport/aircraft/airline certification, operations specifications, hazards to air navigation, aircraft noise, communications and navigation, airport environmental issues, space launch site licensing, accident investigations, civil penalties, airport security, airspace management, slot allocation, air traffic and flow control, special operating rules, parts and supplier issues, the transportation of hazardous materials, underground storage tanks, deicing fluid disposal, EPA land-use restrictions, international and domestic environmental standards, as well as environmental impact statements and assessments.


Practice Area Members - Aerospace Safety

Rachel B. Trinder

Recent Firm Publications

Standard of Care vs. Claim Preemption Under the Federal Aviation Act - Alexander T. Simpson, 2014.

Ebola & Travel Ban Legal Concerns - David M. Endersbee and Alexander T. Simpson, 2014.

DOT Rules on Fare Advertising - Aviation Advisor, 2014.

Ebola, Airlines, and Denying Boarding on the Basis of Safety - David M. Endersbee and Alexander T. Simpson, 2014.

Transportation Antitrust Cases, 2013 - James A. Calderwood and Jol A. Silversmith, 2014.

Supreme Court Issues Preemption Decision in Frequent Flyer Class Action - Aviation Advisor, 2014.

Carrier Responsibilty for Responding to Consumer Complaints - David M. Endersbee and Alexander T. Simpson, 2014.

DOT Enforcement of its Prohibitions on Unfair and Deceptive Practices, 2013 - Jol A. Silversmith, 2014.

FAA Enforcement of Airport Improvement Program Grant Assurances, 2013 - Jol A. Silversmith, 2014. 

You Can't Regulate This: State Regulation of the Private Use of Unmanned Aircraft  - Jol A. Silversmith, 2013.

DOT Proposes Charter Broker Regulations - Lonnie A. Pera, 2013.

DOT Charter Authorization Developments - David M. Endersbee, 2013.

The Long Arm of the DOT: The Regulation of Foreign Air Carriers Beyond US Borders - Jol A. Silversmith, 2013.

Transportation Antitrust Cases, 2012 - James A. Calderwood and Jol A. Silversmith, 2013.

DOT Enforcement of its Prohibitions on Unfair and Deceptive Practices, 2012 - Jol A. Silversmith, 2013.

©2010 Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger, L.L.P.
Law Firm Website Design by The Modern Firm