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.

Dec 27, 2016 - 9:44 AM
The rule requires changes be made to some requirements under Parts 91 and 135 to align pilot operating rules with the new Part 23 airplane rules.
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:59 AM
Sudhir Nayak is the first Indian to serve on the board of IBAC.
Dec 22, 2016 - 10:24 AM
Agreement excludes tentative order for A380s
Dec 22, 2016 - 9:06 AM
ICAO had recommended that all turbine airplanes in excess of 12,500 pounds mtow be equipped with a wind shear warning system.
Dec 22, 2016 - 2:42 AM
ATC reform remains a high priority for House Transportation and Infrastructure chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.).
Dec 21, 2016 - 3:15 PM
The mandate applies to newly manufactured, commercially-operated turbine planes weighing less than 12,500 pounds.
Dec 21, 2016 - 10:15 AM
The current TFR format can be confusing and lead to violations, AOPA said.
Dec 20, 2016 - 10:07 AM
Claims Bombardier benefitted from more than $4 billion in illegal subsidies
Dec 20, 2016 - 9:00 AM
De Juniac reports progress in Nigeria and Egypt
Dec 19, 2016 - 11:52 AM
The EU’s emissions trading scheme could resume in January for international flights, creating friction with ICAO’s developing CORSIA plan