Federal Air Transport Agency

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Not to be confused with Interstate Aviation Committee

The Federal Air Transport Agency (Russian: Федеральное агентство воздушного транспорта), also known as Rosaviatsiya (Russian: Росавиация), is the Russian government agency responsible for overseeing the civil aviation industry in Russia. Its headquarters are in Moscow.[1]

It is also called the Russian Federation Civil Aviation Administration (RFCAA).[2]

The Federal Air Transport Agency regularly works alongside the Interstate Aviation Committee in investigations of aviation accidents and incidents. Its U.S. equivalent is the Federal Aviation Administration.


  1. ^ Home page. Federal Air Transport Agency. Retrieved on January 3, 2012. "Адрес 125993, ГСП-47, Москва, Ленинградский проспект, 37, корпус 2."
  2. ^ Accident Investigation Board Norway (2 November 1999). "Report on the Accident to Vnukovo Airline's Tupolev Tu-154M RA 85621 Near Svalbard Airport Longyear, Norway on 29 August 1996". Retrieved 21 August 2014.  p. 5/121.

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