This article will analyze the allegation that the FAA has been "captured" by airline industry interests. It begins with a summary of agency capture theory, and a brief reference to some of its more important complexities and nuances.
On the Hijacking of Airplanes (And Agencies): The FAA, ‘Agency Capture,’ and Airline Security, 10 AM. U. J. GENDER SOC. POL'Y & L. 381