Government Regulations and Government

News about governmental decisions affecting aviation and aerospace.

Bombardier Challenger CL-604
Oct 28, 2014 - 3:30 PM
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority chose Cobham SAR Services to provide airborne search and rescue services beginning in 2016.
FAA headquarters
Oct 8, 2014 - 5:05 PM
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration says it has no choice but to cut the services it provides or raise more money over the next decade.
Oct 3, 2014 - 12:45 AM
A roundup of the regulations entering force in the next six months, twelve months and beyond.
Sep 5, 2014 - 4:35 AM
Rules taking effect this year and beyond.
Jul 31, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Company claims infighting is intensifying a campaign being waged by certain members to thwart the planned FBO.
Jul 31, 2014 - 4:00 PM
Personal general aviation flights continue to account for the majority of aviation accidents.
Jul 29, 2014 - 3:30 PM
2012 FAA reauthorization bill gave the agency the authority to set up a loan-guarantee program for mandated avionics upgrades.
Jul 22, 2014 - 2:48 PM
Ban does not apply to U.S.-registered aircraft operated by foreign carriers.
May 8, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Recommendations are based on NTSB accident investigations involving aircraft encountering weather conditions.
May 6, 2014 - 2:50 PM
The EEOC sued ExxonMobil, alleging that the company discriminated against pilots when it forced them to retire at age 60.