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 2, 2016 - 4:00 AM
Operators full of praise for GCAA role as it gives the sector a high priority in UAE.
Nov 30, 2016 - 5:02 PM
Lawmakers are expected to consider a simple stopgap measure as they face a December 9 government funding deadline.
Nov 30, 2016 - 10:20 AM
Republican lawmakers call Chao well qualified for post.
Nov 28, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Features include three large electronic displays, a four-axis autopilot, two touchscreen GTN 750s GPS navcoms and the Avidyne traffic advisory system.
Nov 28, 2016 - 11:28 AM
Ruling applauded by both Airbus and Boeing
Nov 28, 2016 - 11:01 AM
Preliminary investigation of the incident helicopter found binding in the assembly's double-row angular contact bearing.
Nov 28, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Ethiopian authorities detained 20 foreign pilots for two days after accusing them of breaching landing permit rules.
Nov 28, 2016 - 10:47 AM
AIA praised the finding, saying the U.S. Labor Department overstepped statutory authority.
Nov 23, 2016 - 8:24 AM
Shuster has held discussions with the president-elect on ATC reform and is reaching out to the transition team.
Nov 22, 2016 - 3:42 PM
Approval from Treasury Department comes as opponents to Iran nuclear deal urge restraint from Obama Administration