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.

Oct 23, 2014 - 2:25 PM
Agency will introduce multiple-runway operations at 36 U.S. airports.
Oct 22, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Political commentators James Carville and Mary Matalin predict a Republican majority in Senate.
Oct 16, 2014 - 2:50 PM
He has led the TSA over the past 4.5 years using a “risk based” security philosophy.
Oct 2, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Black Forest Ventures plans to break ground early next year on a new $20 million Galaxy FBO.
Oct 1, 2014 - 3:45 AM
Complaints are still rolling about delays in RVSM LOAs, but the FAA and industry are trying to work together to ease the process.
Oct 1, 2014 - 3:05 AM
Industry’s cost and delivery promises on major programs have rarely been met.
Oct 1, 2014 - 2:45 AM
GAMA and ASTM hosted a workshop to propel the rewrite of general aviation rules, where EASA, European Commission expressed strong support.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:40 PM
“Criminal action by a contractor knocked out communications equipment” at the FAA air route traffic control center.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:34 PM
Next year will bring a new U.S. Congress and a debate about reauthorization of the FAA.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:33 PM
Black Forest Ventures hopes to build a $20 million facility at Hobby–a 20,000-sq-ft terminal and two 38,000-sq-ft hangars.