Regulations and Government Government

News about governmental decisions affecting aviation and aerospace.

Jan 21, 2012 - 3:19 PM
Politics, not just money, shaped the deal for Kestrel Aircraft's move to Superior, Wis.
Dec 3, 2011 - 2:55 PM
Unless a knotty labor problem that has gridlocked FAA reauthorization negotiations is resolved, another shutdown of the FAA is possible, the chairman of th
A multifunction control display unit in aircraft cockpit shows a controller-pilo
Dec 2, 2011 - 1:35 PM
The FAA also declined comment on the expected DCIS contract value, but said the program is on track for a contract award next year. According to the DOT IG
Dec 1, 2011 - 6:20 PM
On Tuesday, Robert Sumwalt was sworn in for his second five-year term as an NTSB board member.
President Obama boards Air Force One
Nov 23, 2011 - 8:12 AM
A bill passed last week sayd the FAA/DOT must reinstate the aircraft tail-number blocking program it ended in August.
NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen
Oct 8, 2011 - 12:40 PM
Although user fees were debated on Capitol Hill in the 2007 and 2008 time frame, NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen says they never seem to go away and remain
Presidential Airbus A330-200
Oct 3, 2011 - 12:10 AM
The refurbishment of a government Airbus A330-200 (used mainly for the president) ran €33.2 million (about $46 million) over budget, according to a recent
Federal agents arrested 22 employees at Boeing’s Ridley Park plant, which man
Sep 30, 2011 - 9:04 AM
DEA and FBI agents yesterday arrested 22 employees and former employees of Boeing’s Ridley Park, Pa.