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.
The bill will contain dozens of provisions covering certification, regulatory consistency, unmanned aircraft systems and FAA training among other issues.
Task force report to EC contains six main recommendations
Congress provided relief as fractional operators were mired in lawsuits with IRS.
Butler Aircraft Services received unanimous agreement by the council to continue providing FBO services under a five-year contract.
ICAO denies suggestions by the European Cockpit Association that the process for formulating policy on airline deregulation has been mishandled.
The Senate Finance Committee could consider another tax extenders package next week
Global Safety Information Project (GSIP) workshops being held in Asia-Pacic and Pan-America.
Approach will simplify the process of making standard changes and repairs to a “broad swath” of general aviation aircraft in Europe.
The agency seeks to clarify the current guidance.
the FAA “intends to shut down DTC’s connections" that allow it to provide aviation weather briefings and file flight plans.