AVIATION (FAA CERTIFICATION OF AIRCRAFT) / Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced: “The FAA is streamlining aircraft certification and approval processes to keep pace with technological advancements in aviation products and to help the United States maintain global competitiveness. The plan responds to recommendations in the May 2012 Aircraft Certification Process Review and Reform Aviation Rulemaking Committee report to enhance the efficiency of getting new products to market while improving safety.”

FAA announcement available here.

Plan itself available here.