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.
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.
Audit objectives will be to assess FAA’s processes for granting waivers, and its risk-based oversight of UAS operators with waivers.
New regulations that will facilitate the transfer of airspace from military to civilian control are anticipated by year-end.
With several customers in the region, the P4 registry is making its first trip to ABACE.
Overall European air traffic is expected to increase by 14 percent between 2016 and 2023, according to Eurocontrol.
Nearly 3,000 non-primary airports in the U.S. used only a quarter of the $442 million in Non-Primary Entitlement (NPE) grant funds available to them.
Guernsey can now award AOCs for commercial air transport operations.
The Asian Business Aviation Association starts to make its mark and has shown that it can get things done to help the interests of business aviation.