Summary: S.1178 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/11/2019)

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.