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.

Nov 23, 2015 - 3:12 PM
Agencies correct an implementation error.
Nov 19, 2015 - 2:15 PM
Civili Aviation Bureau admits the country was not “user friendly” to business aviation.
Nov 19, 2015 - 2:06 PM
The committee vote was put off after concerned were aired about the third-class medical requirements.
Nov 18, 2015 - 11:17 AM
Conference in Brazzaville builds platform for concensus
Nov 17, 2015 - 7:16 PM
Bunce urged House and Senate lawmakers to introduce long-term reauthorization bill to prevent further extensions.
Nov 17, 2015 - 7:15 PM
Bolen warns of ATC privatization efforts, urges attendees to “help shape our destiny.”
Nov 15, 2015 - 11:30 PM
The Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association will host its second show in Morocco in September 2017.
Once the flagship location for Signature’s massive FBO network, Reagan Washington National Airport  is still a vital link in the chain. Though pre-9/11 numbers are unlikely to ever return, relaxation of some key restrictions could boost traffic at the site just across the Potomac from the nation’s capital.
Nov 14, 2015 - 10:45 AM
The armed security officer requirement remains the largest stumbling block.
Nov 13, 2015 - 4:11 PM
Number of general aviation handlers at India's Delhi Airport will go from 15 to two under new contract award.
Nov 13, 2015 - 7:52 AM
Independent contractor or not independent contractor? That is the question.