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.

Nov 16, 2016 - 10:54 AM
Canada includes DUI on list of criminally inadmissible offenses.
Nov 15, 2016 - 10:39 AM
During the time leading up to the collision, the local controller was handling nine aircraft.
Nov 14, 2016 - 10:42 AM
The initial phase of the reduced lateral separation minimums from 50 nm to 25 nm in the North Atlantic Tracks was introduced in December last year.
Nov 10, 2016 - 10:31 AM
Business aviation groups wonder what this means for FAA reauthorization and ATC privatization.
Nov 9, 2016 - 11:08 AM
Rep. Mica had chaired both the House aviation subcommittee and full Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
Nov 9, 2016 - 9:57 AM
FAA is proposing an advisory circular providing guidance on the development of individual aircraft inspection programs.
Nov 8, 2016 - 9:42 AM
GAMA's Bunce says the wild card will be whether the new administration will come forward with an ATC proposal.
Nov 7, 2016 - 10:35 AM
West Palm Beach-based Part 135 operator spurred by recent events where private jet pilots were arrested for alcohol usage.
Nov 4, 2016 - 3:46 PM
ADS-B out mandates are closing in and OEMs continue to raise the bar on simplicity for installations.
Nov 4, 2016 - 2:41 PM
The court finds that East Hampton must comply with federal laws regarding the imposition of local airport noise restrictions.