Regulations and Government

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

Dec 7, 2016 - 5:00 PM
Lack of regulatory structure that supports business aviation is a key issue in many countries.
Dec 7, 2016 - 11:44 AM
List includes CVR recording protection, required communications and navigation performance and safety management data, among others.
Dec 7, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Association will hold Country Round Tables to engage with and educate regulators on the nuances of business aviation vis-à-vis air transport.
Dec 6, 2016 - 11:57 AM
Shortage of the new currency is creating problems for business aircraft operators, who have traditionally done aviation services transactions in cash.
Dec 6, 2016 - 3:00 AM
U.S. company recently issued two new patents for technologies that would enable development of a supersonic business jet.
Dec 5, 2016 - 4:53 PM
Lawyer claims that, by definition, the pilot did not “operate” the aircraft.
Dec 5, 2016 - 11:56 AM
75-satellite network will be put into a diverse set of orbits to provide aircraft tracking over oceanic areas, polar regions and other remote places.
Dec 3, 2016 - 8:02 AM
Decision comes a day after EC charged U.S. with breach of Open Skies
Dec 2, 2016 - 3:33 PM
Airline received approval for new hangar project after launching route specifically for Port Authority boss
Dec 2, 2016 - 10:33 AM
Case of Norwegian Air International set for arbitration