On April 21, 2023, a grand jury in the District of Alaska indicted Michael Anthony “Tony” Roberts for serving as an airman without an airman's certificate and aircraft registration fraud.
On Aug 5, Kenneth Wayne Leaming (a/k/a Keny Wayne), of Spanaway, WA, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, WA to 31 days jail time served and fined $1,000 for flying an airplane without a valid airman certificate.
On February 4, Platinum Jet Management, LLC, (PJM), co–founders Michael Brassington and, Paul Brassington, company manager, Andre Budhan, and maintenance director, Brian McKenzie were arrested by Special Agents of the DOT/OIG and Federal Bureau of
On December 11, 2019, James Ryan Higgins, who worked for the agricultural aviation industry, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court, Amarillo, Texas, to serving as an airman without a certificate.
On April 15, two days into a jury trial, John Henry Ford, owner/mechanic of Raco Helicopters Corp., based at Monmouth County NJ Airport, Farmingdale, NJ, pled guilty in U.S.
Cornie Gene Lowe, a ground crew employee at the Del Rio International Airport, Del Rio, TX, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Del Rio to operating an aircraft without an airman’s certificate and making false statements to the FAA.
Charles Sheffield and City Fire Equipment Co., a firm formerly certified by RSPA to safety-test compressed gas cylinders, were sentenced in Biloxi, MS. Sheffield and the corporation each
On May 19, 2016, Arnold Leto was indicted in U.S. District Court, Los Angeles, CA, for serving and attempting to serve as an airman and operating an aircraft in air transportation without an airman's certificate.
On April 27, 2016, DOT-OIG agents arrested Arnold Leto III based on a criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court, Los Angeles, CA, charging that he operated and served as an airman without an airman’s certificate.
On February 1, 2021, John Kamau pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts to making false statements on DOT Medical Examination Report Forms.