FAA says it brought in a clean-up crew at command center in Aurora, Ill., early this morning to begin drying out water-damaged equipment and to sanitize the area after fire and attempted suicide - statement
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the national aviation authority of the United States. An agency of the United States Department of Transportation, it has authority to regulate and oversee all aspects of American civil aviation. The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 created the organization under the name Federal Aviation Agency. The agency adopted its current name in 1966 when it became a part of the U.S. Department of Transportation.