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 African Airlines Association says that states willing to embrace air transport liberalization must press ahead without the support of those who do not.
EASA's new Part-SPO rules take effect from April 21 but there appears to be confusion as to which operators these apply to.
PlaneSense has been authorized to fly into seven Cuban airports, including those in the country’s two largest cities—Santiago and Havana.
Even expert lawyers can't make sense of the complex ramifications of the UK's impending departure from the European Union.
Effort marks the end of a 20-year effort by industry and regulators and aligns Europe with the ICAO standards for commercial air transport operations.
Certification allows for approach angles of up to 6.65 degrees to operate into destinations such as London City and Lugano Airports.
Australia has certified the new Bell 505 Jet Ranger X and EASA validated the type certification for Robinson's two-seat R44 Cadet.
Availability of low-cost, small and lightweight ADS-B units might be more suitable and economical to safely separate unmanned aircraft from other traffic.
A balanced approach is necessary to ensure that the executive orders do not hamper safety, AIA says.
Web Manuals has added improvements to the collaborative working features of its system for updating operations manuals.