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.
It remains unclear whether U.S. President Trump will fulfill his pledge to introduce a 20 percent tariff on goods imported from Mexico.
ICAO's Creamer posed a "call for action" for bizav stakeholder involvement and said the agency is willing to work to expand use of more flexible rules.
ICAO calls for increased investments in CAAs
In the five decades since being established, it has made more than 14,500 recommendations to improve transportation safety.
A series of sessions are anticipated both in the U.S. and internationally.
Attributes decline to U.S. efforts to cut off entry visas, restrict electronic devices
After no action on a request filed in February, the association is urging that the FAA hammer out its differences with EASA on commercial parts.
Palm Beach officials maintain the FAA has not issued a formal directive nor providing supporting data in its safety findings.
The president nominated two former Republican congressman to serve as Export-Import Bank directors, one of them a past opponent of the agency.
Draft Advisory Circular would apply to pilots, certificate holders, operators and program managers conducting datalink communication operations.