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 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.
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.
Oct 28, 2014 - 2:20 PM
The CBP says the restrictions will remain in place until further notice.
Oct 28, 2014 - 2:05 PM
Comment period extended two weeks to Oct. 31 on proposal that would reorganize accident investigation procedures into mode-specific subparts.
Oct 23, 2014 - 2:30 PM
Proposal would affect operators with fewer than three aircraft in their fleet.