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Sep 28, 2010 - 5:59 AM
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Sep 23, 2010 - 11:27 AM
General aviation groups today hailed the <link news/single-news-page/article/nbaa-praises-senate-passage-of-bonus-depreciation-bill-26121/>passage of a bon
Sep 23, 2010 - 9:39 AM
If you’re a stickler for the truth, the DOT Future of Aviation Advisory Committee (FAAC) meeting that the FAA hosted in late August may have been more abou
Sep 19, 2010 - 11:50 AM
NBAA said the Senate approved legislation on Friday that includes accelerated depreciation for “strategic business purchases this year,” which includes bus
Sep 16, 2010 - 11:41 AM
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) is “deeply concerned” that language the FAA uses in the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) for <link h
Sep 3, 2010 - 5:16 AM
Faced with leaving for vacation without passing an FAA reauthorization bill that would tighten pilot training rules, lawmakers stripped those provisions fr
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:41 PM
The FAA issued a draft policy memorandum that would change circuit-breaker layouts in aircraft electrical systems, as well as how pilots deal with trippe
Aug 26, 2010 - 12:25 PM
Faced with leaving for vacation without passing an FAA reauthorization bill that would tighten pilot training rules, lawmakers stripped those provisions fr
Aug 20, 2010 - 11:48 AM
The FAA is seeking a $65,000 civil penalty from fractional-share operator Flight Options for shipping a package that leaked a hazardous material.
Aug 3, 2010 - 7:06 AM
With the rancor over business jet use now receding in Congress’s rear-view mirror, House and Senate lawmakers are jumping in line to extend accelerated dep