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.

Oct 23, 2015 - 9:39 AM
Files injunction in German court to continue services to 29 destinations
Oct 22, 2015 - 11:23 AM
Under a legal cooperation treaty, the sentence of three years, one month and 10 days would be served in the U.S.
Oct 21, 2015 - 10:25 AM
FAA is moving toward a risk-based oversight approach for its ODA program in face of criticism for lacking effective staffing, risk-based models.
Oct 19, 2015 - 1:06 PM
The installation can be done as a minor alteration.
Oct 19, 2015 - 10:06 AM
Draft document outlines means for operators to obtain initial operational RVSM authorization or amend an existing operational authorization.
Oct 15, 2015 - 10:53 AM
The practice of imposing airspace restrictions for major security events will only get worse during the election season.
Oct 15, 2015 - 10:04 AM
Delegates at the annual gathering of Europe’s regional airlines heard that airlines need to work together to lessen regulatory and other costs.
Oct 15, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Agency chief Ky laments lack of common legislation in Europe
Oct 13, 2015 - 4:23 PM
U.S. government is now permitting export of aircraft parts, and aircraft are now permitted for seven-day stay.
Oct 13, 2015 - 11:12 AM
More than 200 organizations wrote lawmakers to renew tax measures as Congress leaves little time to act.