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.
Nearly 3,000 non-primary airports in the U.S. used only a quarter of the $442 million in Non-Primary Entitlement (NPE) grant funds available to them.
Guernsey can now award AOCs for commercial air transport operations.
The Asian Business Aviation Association starts to make its mark and has shown that it can get things done to help the interests of business aviation.
The proposal would apply to turbine aircraft weighing more than 4,960 lbs.
Recommendations address U.S and UK bans of devices such as laptops in passenger cabins
The EASA rule is timed to take effect as the U.S. FAA Part 23 rewrite is set to take effect.
Bombardier's Supreme Court Appeal has drawn friends of the courts briefs from Flexjet now affilated company Flight Options and PlaneSense.
The FAA agreed to two-year extension and to expand applicability to operations outside the U.S.
Flavio Pires is replacing Ricardo Nogueira as executive director of ABAG.
Second major deal for Boeing with an Iranian airline since 2015 nuclear accord again contingent on Treasury Department approval