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Federal Aviation Administration
The Federal Aviation Administration's safety programs, offices, and policy
US Naval Observatory site - sunrise, sunset, moonrise, moonset, and the beginning and end of civil twilight
GSA - Aviation Management - Federally-owned aircraft is one of the nation’s most valuable assets. To support the government’s vision for modernization and progress, GSA provides the federal aviation community with strong guidance and regulation, and encourages agencies to effectively acquire, manage, and dispose of aircraft.
Automated Flight Following - Automated Flight Following (AFF) is a system that automatically tracks the location and velocity of specially-equipped aircraft and other mobile assets, providing this information in near-real-time to dispatchers, aviation managers, and other authorized users.

Aviation Safety

Interagency Aviation Mishap Response Guide & Checklist
For use by both the DOI-AM Aviation Safety Manager and the USDA-FS National Aviation Safety and Training Manager.
National Transportation Safety Board - Aviation Accident Database & Synopse
The NTSB aviation accident database contains information from 1962 and later about civil aviation accidents and selected incidents within the United States, its territories and possessions, and in international waters.