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 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is making second effort to organize the assembly facility for 787 Dreamliners.
Gateway system, no-fly-zones will be in place.
FAA determined that a ban on jets, first put in place in 1973, is not grandfathered under ANCA.
Business aircraft flights limited to Manassas Regional, Washington Dulles and Baltimore/Washington International Airports.
Airspace improvements in Southern California that will replace dozens of existing conventional air routes with new satellite-based routes.
Rep. Roskam introduces legislation in new Congress to prevent Iran from using commercial airliners for military or other 'illicit' purposes.
New general aviation facility was built in full compliance with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) standards.
The NTSB issued an urgent recommendation concerning unsafe wiring on Piper PA-31T Cheyennes that might lead to arcing and fires.
The Bremen-based MRO has broadened its international clientele with a new authorization to work on N-registered aircraft.
The award will give the Texas-based completions specialist more independence and flexibility in dealing with FAA approvals.