Joe Morra is the Director for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Office’s, Safety & Integration Division. This division is an enterprise-wide conduit for UAS initiatives serving as a liaison and facilitator for safety, operational, standards, special programs and security initiatives between responsible organizations both within the FAA and to external stakeholders.
Before joining the UAS Integration Office, Mr. Morra was a General Aviation Operations Inspector for the Flight Standards District Office (FSDO) in Teterboro, New Jersey and, more recently, served as a Subject Matter Expert in the Flight Standards Headquarters General Aviation and Commercial Division. Prior to working for the FAA, Mr. Morra owned and managed flight training and other small businesses for over 10 years.
Mr. Morra is a flight instructor and maintains his airline transport pilot (ATP) Certificate.