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.

May 16, 2017, 4:05 PM

Boeing Delivers First 737 Max 8 to Malindo Air

Milestone reached on the same day FAA clears Max program to return to full range of flight activities

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NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen
Feb 8, 2017 - 11:53 AM
The Battle for ATC privatization is expected to resume according to NBAA head Ed Bolen.
Feb 8, 2017 - 10:07 AM
Canadian government follows up on C$1 billion Quebec loan commitment with C$372.5 for C Series, Global 7000
Feb 7, 2017 - 4:01 PM
CEOs of Hawaiian Airlines, FedEx Express, JetBlue and Atlas Air Urge Transportation and State Department heads to reject efforts to curb Open Skies
Feb 7, 2017 - 12:05 PM
FET being imposed on management fees would amount to double-taxation on aircraft owners, according to NATA.
PC-12 on ramp
Feb 7, 2017 - 9:34 AM
After two decades, Europe will allow commercial operators of single-engine turbine aircraft to fly in IMC, a decision expected to expand the business.
Feb 7, 2017 - 7:58 AM
FAA said it has work to ensure "no ADs are currently being held."
Feb 6, 2017 - 11:56 AM
The country is also a ripe replacement business aircraft market, as about 80 percent of the 170 Argentina-registered business jets are 10 years or older.
Feb 6, 2017 - 11:10 AM
NBAA says the exemption of international operations supports the need for a global approach to emissions policy.
Feb 6, 2017 - 10:47 AM
Passengers from seven countries on Trump’s list begin trickling into U.S.
Feb 2, 2017 - 1:23 PM
The presidential executive orders created some uncertainties over application to certain FAA safety regulations, such as Airworthiness Directives.