FAA proposes $57,400 fine against Alaska AirlinesChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 25, 2020
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $57,400 civil penalty against Alaska Airlines of Seattle, Wash., for alleged drug and alcohol testing violations.
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Three of the employees performed aircraft maintenance duties and one served as a ground security coordinator. All four performed safety-sensitive duties when they were not included in the drug and alcohol testing pool, the FAA alleges.
Alaska has asked to meet with the FAA to discuss the case. ■