Government Regulations and Government

News about governmental decisions affecting aviation and aerospace.

Dec 29, 2010 - 5:17 AM
The FAA will extend the comment period for the Airport Safety Management System (SMS) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), which had been scheduled to end
Dec 29, 2010 - 3:51 AM
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Dec 29, 2010 - 3:30 AM
Congress voted for a 17th time on December 18 to extend ­aviation programs, taxes and Airport and Airways Trust Fund ­spending authority through March 31
Dec 29, 2010 - 3:28 AM
On December 17, President Obama signed the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance ­Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010.
Dec 23, 2010 - 8:57 AM
When Congress in 2003 signed off on the Century of Aviation Reauthorization Act–better known as Vision 100–it officially set in motion the Next Generation
Dec 23, 2010 - 7:07 AM
In the aftermath of the FAA’s new rule requiring reregistration of aircraft every three years, news media reports that the FAA had “missing data” on as man
Dec 23, 2010 - 7:05 AM
The Transportation Security Administration confirmed to general aviation organizations that a new proposal for GA security will not target small airports.
Nov 30, 2010 - 7:33 AM
Not everyone agrees with the regional airlines’ assertion that they fly just as safely as their mainline counterparts.
Nov 30, 2010 - 6:16 AM
New European rules on <link news/single-news-page/article/easa-prepares-new-flight-crew-licenses-16681/ _blank>flight crew licensing (FCL)</link> could und
Nov 29, 2010 - 10:49 AM
With the Republican victories last month, several prominent backers of general aviation have moved on.