Director Of Aviation Topeka in Topeka Kansas

Address and phone number for Director Of Aviation Topeka, an Aviation Department, at Southwest Harrison Street, Topeka KS.

Director Of Aviation Topeka
700 Southwest Harrison Street, Topeka, Kansas, 66603

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About Director Of Aviation Topeka

Director Of Aviation Topeka, located in Topeka, KS, ensures aviation safety in the Shawnee County area. The Aviation Department, also called the Aviation Bureau, plans for sufficient airport capacity, modernizes and maintains the integrated national aviation system, and oversees the operation of Shawnee County area airports.

You may contact the Aviation Bureau for questions about:
  • Topeka airport data
  • Aviation and aircraft regulations
  • Shawnee County aviation policies
  • FAA regulations
  • Aviation jobs and employment
Shawnee County Public Airport Safety

In Shawnee County, the Aviation Bureau inspects and certifies public use airports to ensure safety. The Aviation Department also manages the process of aircraft registration and oversees aviation regulations that affect the Shawnee County area. In addition, the Aviation Bureau promotes airport and aviation safety by providing educational and training programs for pilots, aircraft inspectors, and aircraft technician. The Aviation Department relies on Kansas state owned aircraft to conduct Shawnee County emergency response, aerial mapping, and other specialized services.

Kansas Aviation Department

In Kansas, the Aviation Department operates as part of the Kansas Department of Transportation. At the state level, the Aviation Department updates and maintains a State Airport System Plan (SASP). The plan assesses the current conditions of the airport system within Kansas and identifies the system's future needs. Kansas plans are incorporated into the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS). The Kansas Aviation Department also enforces aviation and aircraft regulations. Contact the Aviation Department for more information about state regulations.

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

At the federal level, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) oversees the country's airport systems and aviation regulations. A division of the U.S. Department of Transportation, the FAA promotes safety by regulating Shawnee County civil aviation. The FAA also assesses the adherence of foreign air carriers to international safety standards. The FAA operates the national air traffic control system, regulates pilot certification, and manages the NPIAS, which guides federal funding for capital projects in the nation's airports. The FAA's Airport Investment Program (AIP) distributes funding to Shawnee County airports that qualify.

Contact Director Of Aviation Topeka

You may contact Director Of Aviation Topeka by calling 785-296-2553, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Director Of Aviation Topeka, 700 Southwest Harrison Street, Topeka, Kansas, 66603.