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.

Sep 15, 2016 - 11:06 AM
The lifting of nuclear-related sanctions on Iran earlier this year won’t have immediate benefits for business aviation, though.
Sep 14, 2016 - 12:12 PM
The Ex-Im bank's governing board does not have the required number of directors to approve transactions over $10 million.
Sep 14, 2016 - 11:06 AM
Companies are unsure how to plan for management fee taxes, while IRS auditors lack guidance on how to approach the audits.
Sep 13, 2016 - 11:38 AM
Many pilots could complete a career without ever having to undergo an EU ramp inspection.
Sep 13, 2016 - 11:37 AM
Cuba Handling will secure aircraft permits, flight logistics, visas and passenger itineraries for private aircraft operators.
Sep 12, 2016 - 11:07 AM
The move allows Piper to produce, flight test and issue airworthiness certificates for the M600 for customer deliveries.
Sep 6, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Xiamen Airlines and Hunan government to form new regional carrier
Sep 1, 2016 - 4:48 PM
Officials from U.S., Brazil, Canada and Europe collaborate on effort to improve partnerships, flow of technologies and exports.
Aug 30, 2016 - 8:18 AM
The meeting will provide practical information about the 2020 mandate.
Aug 30, 2016 - 7:37 AM
The new requirements ease burdens for maintenance operators, says ARSA.