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.

September 13, 2017, 11:12 AM

Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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Jun 9, 2017 - 12:27 PM
Both companies claim victory in long-running trade dispute between the U.S. and EU
Jun 8, 2017 - 11:28 AM
Chao also expressed need to work with Congress on protections for rural communities.
Jun 8, 2017 - 9:09 AM
Association DG Alexandre de Juniac criticizes governments for failure to consult with industry
Jun 7, 2017 - 1:55 PM
The House plan was introduced as Senate Commerce Committee members expressed skepticism over the White House reform proposal.
Jun 7, 2017 - 12:43 PM
This week’s visits “could be the last general aviation group to speak with” lawmakers before they see a draft of a new FAA bill.
Jun 7, 2017 - 11:14 AM
NATA president Marty Hiller warns that what is going on in the White House and with reauthorization "could change the landscape of general aviation."
Jun 6, 2017 - 11:10 AM
Future remains uncertain on Capitol Hill.
Jun 5, 2017 - 5:06 PM
Qatar Airways and several local Gulf carriers cancelled flights in the wake of a Saudi-led, politically-motivated airspace closure.
President Donald Trump
Jun 5, 2017 - 3:57 PM
In a White House event, the President painted a bleak picture of the state of the U.S. air traffic control system the FAA manages.
Jun 5, 2017 - 10:47 AM
ICAO adoption of the new phraseology signaled international acceptance of “climb/descend via” clearances that the FAA implemented in 2014.