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 association is objecting to measures involving mandatory drug and alcohol testing and background checks.
Range extended by 329 nautical miles, to 2,904 nm.
Turkish type approved by EASA.
Introduced last year by Rep. Tiberi, H.R.3608 is designed to clear up ambiguity about the tax treatment of aircraft management fees.
BBGA will be formally writing to the DfT and UK Government Ministers this week, urging that British aviation interests must be safeguarded.
House T&I Chairman Bill Shuster wins praise for including third-class aeromedical reform, and rare GA praise for ATC reform efforts.
Measure, which extends FAA's operating authority through Fiscal Year 2017, leaves out ATC privatization, but also certification, regulatory reforms.
Aerospace companies looking to invest in the state will receive a warm welcome and help finding quality talent.
Commercial SET-IMC could be implemented six months after the regulation is officially published.
The measure could reach House floor this week.