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.
Shuster discussed his independent ATC plan with NATA members during the association's newly formatted four-day Aviation Business Conference.
NBAA pushed for bill after members were subject to audits that led to contradictory interpretations over leasing agreements and new taxes.
Countries have not yet provided enough definition to allow the industrial team to proceed.
Parts for aircraft operated under Part 91 are no longer subject to the state's 7-percent sales tax.
The House T&I Committee chairman hopes to introduce a bill later this month that would establish an independent ATC organization.
Business aviation leaders appear before state Senate hearing in Boston to fight measure.
House bars FAA from taking action in East Hampton as part of controversial fiscal 2016 transportation appropriations bill.
The FAA draft environmental assessment outlines plans to implement 109 new satellite procedures at more than 20 airports in Southern California.
The OIG audit comes as Washington debates the future of the ATC system.
The agency updated the guide that functions as the technical reference on IFR procedures used everywhere in the National Airspace System.