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.
Core principles could boost business aviation prospects in the Asia-Pacific region.
India’s Business Aircraft Operators Association said aviation officials are trying to deflect blame for the country’s recent aviation safety downgrade.
The FAA is allowing the Apple iPad mini paired with Jeppesen EFB solutions to be used in cockpits at commercial aircraft operators.
The FAA announced revised draft guidelines for dealing with pilots at risk of having obstructive sleep apnea.
Industry groups have pushed for such an exemption for some time.
Beginning April 1, 2015, the revised UK air passenger duty will include a new higher rate targeting business aircraft.