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.
By not issuing reasonable rules for drones, the FAA is making their operators comfortable with not having to follow any rules.
The House and Senate are expected to vote today on measure to avert government shutdown.
The Pilots Bill of Rights has gained a supermajority 67 co-sponsors while the House bill has reached 140 co-sponsors.
Lifting of sanctions could open a market for $20 billion worth of airliners
Rep. Larsen, expressing disappointment at delay of long-term FAA reauthorization, questions need for independent ATC.
Tiberi's bill would clarify that aircraft management services are not subject to the the 7.5 air transportation tax.
Divides Department of Civil Aviation into two new authorities
Temporary measure will provide time for congressional leaders to hash out agreement on long-term bill.
The Info details the parameters for a pilot to log an instrument approach procedure for currency.
NBAA watching situation closely, pointing to significant disruptions that occurred during the 2013 shutdown.