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.

Mar 23, 2015 - 5:15 PM
Pefetti will serve as observer on ICAO Flight Operations panel and advise IBAC.
Mar 23, 2015 - 10:28 AM
Bell again denied patent infringement and accused Airbus Helicopters of unfair “legal maneuvering.”
Mar 23, 2015 - 9:39 AM
U.S. policy requires DOT to work with Homeland Security on complementary system in case GPS is disrupted.
Mar 22, 2015 - 5:02 AM
Update applies to Part 91, 120 and 135 operations.
Mar 20, 2015 - 1:15 PM
Liu brings background of the growing Chinese market as wells the Asia-Pacific region to her new role as secretary general.
Mar 19, 2015 - 10:44 AM
ADS-B equipage offers enhanced surveillance, better situational awareness and free in-cockpit weather and traffic.
Mar 19, 2015 - 9:34 AM
Crewmembers have 72-hour limits and must stay near airport without visa.
Export-Import Bank headquarters
Mar 18, 2015 - 1:47 PM
Commercial Airplanes CEO Raymond Conner says Boeing would be 'significantly' affected if Congress dissolves the Ex-Im Bank.
Mar 18, 2015 - 1:30 PM
Video and report emphasize the role of aviation maintenance.
Mar 18, 2015 - 1:27 PM
Pilots’ concerns about Draconian interpretation are perhaps unfounded, experts say.