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.
The FAA needs to work on its long-term vision for the NextGen Air Transportation System, according to the DOT Office of Inspector General.
The pilot was taken into custody, and subsequently fired by his employer.
Pilots need to familiarize themselves with the new codes, which are intended to maximize efficiency in the National Airspace System.
The Transportation Security Administration has plugged staffing gaps that caused long lines at airport security checkpoints this summer.
Organizers of the 2016 LABACE show in São Paulo presented some stark statistics on the state of Brazil's business aviation industry.
The former Transportation Secretary's Ray LaHood son, Rep. Darin LaHood partners with AOPA on general aviation round table.
Industry views this as key to increasing the number of IFR operations and improving safety.
The U.S. Appeals Court overturned a 60-day suspension of a pilot's ATP.
Congress passes much more expansive bill than originally envisioned.
Proposals will serve as the basis for rulemaking to be published by the European Commission toward year-end.