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 29, 2017 - 11:07 AM
Duncan said that nearly 11,000 U.S.-based turbine aircraft still need ADS-B, while the total number of all aircraft in the U.S. is around 74,000.
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Mar 29, 2017 - 10:01 AM
Calls on UK to start bilateral negotiations with EU immediately
Mar 28, 2017 - 2:27 PM
Questions why U.S. and UK airport lists don’t match
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:54 AM
Internal system modernization at CBP is speeding development of initiatives aimed at streamlining general aviation’s border inspection processes.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:49 AM
U.S. Part 91 twin turboprops and jets flown in Europe must now operate with a Minimum Equipment List (MEL) developed for that specific aircraft
Mar 27, 2017 - 11:38 AM
Arrival and departure slots for business and general aviation operations being enacted at Toronto airport during runway rehabilitation project.
Mar 27, 2017 - 10:52 AM
The plan involves efforts to improve efficiency, services and regulations in the Northeastern, Eastern, Northwest and Xinjiang regions.
Mar 24, 2017 - 10:46 AM
EC calls for security coordination meeting in Brussels
Mar 23, 2017 - 12:04 PM
Nine aviation associations in Europe have issued a joint statement backing the EU and reiterating its huge benefits for aviation.
Mar 23, 2017 - 11:55 AM
FAA released an order outlining the procedures for the RCCB, which is designed to address long-held concerns about inconsistent regulatory interpretations.