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.

Jul 17, 2015 - 11:12 AM
The bill will contain dozens of provisions covering certification, regulatory consistency, unmanned aircraft systems and FAA training among other issues.
Jul 17, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Task force report to EC contains six main recommendations
Jul 16, 2015 - 10:35 AM
Congress provided relief as fractional operators were mired in lawsuits with IRS.
Jul 15, 2015 - 3:42 PM
Butler Aircraft Services received unanimous agreement by the council to continue providing FBO services under a five-year contract.
Jul 15, 2015 - 1:05 PM
ICAO denies suggestions by the European Cockpit Association that the process for formulating policy on airline deregulation has been mishandled.
Jul 15, 2015 - 9:48 AM
The Senate Finance Committee could consider another tax extenders package next week
Jul 14, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Global Safety Information Project (GSIP) workshops being held in Asia-Pacic and Pan-America.
Jul 14, 2015 - 9:14 AM
Approach will simplify the process of making standard changes and repairs to a “broad swath” of general aviation aircraft in Europe.
Jul 12, 2015 - 6:19 AM
The agency seeks to clarify the current guidance.
Jul 10, 2015 - 12:21 PM
the FAA “intends to shut down DTC’s connections" that allow it to provide aviation weather briefings and file flight plans.