Regulations and Government
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Region lacks radar coverage but has an abundance of legal and clandestine private airfields.
The manifest must be emailed within 24 hours of departure and resubmitted 30 minutes before takeoff to confirm the flight.
Increased charges that would take effect April 15, 2015, are “considerably higher, in terms of the specific amount and the additional cost.”
Airbus said the technologies being tested are “transversal,” meaning not specifically meant for any one particular helicopter model.
Certification effort is intended to meet demand in Western China for business jets capable of operating at small high-altitude airports in the region.
Agency received more than 1,000 comments about its proposed policy regarding the non-aeronautical use of airport hangars.
Town could impose an Aspen-style slot system with curfews and raise landing fees, fuel prices and hangar rents.
Writing the new rules directly involves the general aviation industry.
Compliance inspections have found that some hangars are “routinely used” to store vehicles and large household items.
The goal is for government and industry to work together to have a new unleaded aviation fuel by 2018.