Regulations and Government

News about bills, laws, regulations and other governmental decisions affecting aviation and aerospace. Topics include FAA reauthorizations, taxes on fuel and aviation activities, environmental legislation, ICAO decisions, governmental mediation of labor conflicts and World Trade Organization disputes and decisions.

Nov 11, 2014 - 2:10 PM
Amendment would apply to both currently manufactured and newly certified aircraft.
Nov 11, 2014 - 2:05 PM
Validation proves that the remanufactured Beechjet 400A/400XP satisfies all CAAC airworthiness requirements.
Nov 7, 2014 - 4:10 AM
Business aviation is seen as a major catalyst for economic development in Africa
Nov 6, 2014 - 12:40 PM
Aviation safety priorities include data input errors, non-controlled airport operations, approaches and underreporting of accident/incidents.
Nov 6, 2014 - 12:35 PM
Paris heliport under major threat, French operators say, while Swiss reject rule.
Nov 4, 2014 - 11:32 AM
Agency says that lack of a policy “has led to a wide range of inconsistencies with respect to individual course approvals.”
Nov 4, 2014 - 11:21 AM
Sensors are installed at Ornskoldsvik Airport but air traffic is remotely controlled from Sundsvall, Sweden.
Nov 3, 2014 - 1:45 AM
Rules that take effect within six months, 12 months and beyond 12 months.
Oct 30, 2014 - 3:30 PM
Working group formed to rally aircraft operators behind automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast technology.
Oct 28, 2014 - 2:42 PM
Agency said exemption would give Bell an unfair competitive advantage and could compromise safety.