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.
Tiberi's bill would clarify that aircraft management services are not subject to the the 7.5 air transportation tax.
Divides Department of Civil Aviation into two new authorities
Temporary measure will provide time for congressional leaders to hash out agreement on long-term bill.
The Info details the parameters for a pilot to log an instrument approach procedure for currency.
NBAA watching situation closely, pointing to significant disruptions that occurred during the 2013 shutdown.
Gagan will support more direct routes, reduced separation standards, help fuel consumption and improve safety for business aircraft.
The city did not provide adequate staffing for snow removal.
Working collaboratively with stakeholders is part of the agency's philosphy.
Survey respondents gave the FAA high marks for its operation of the ATC system and mostly opposed separating functions from the agency.
Forecast says India's business aircraft fleet will be the third-largest by 2020, but infrastructure, regulations and tax difficulties remain as blocks.