Re: NY Times article on ATR Certification

From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
Date:         28 Feb 95 22:57:36 
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>It seems that the FAA icing specifications date from the 1940s and
>have not been updated since.

If true, this sounds like typical FAA.  The DC-10 Case, an ethics
textbook using the DC-10 as a case study, has much discussion about
the FAA's grossly outdated standards in a variety of areas, and their
tendency to drag their feet over even the most reasonable changes.

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