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.

Apr 4, 2017 - 10:57 AM
Flavio Pires is replacing Ricardo Nogueira as executive director of ABAG.
Apr 4, 2017 - 9:44 AM
Second major deal for Boeing with an Iranian airline since 2015 nuclear accord again contingent on Treasury Department approval
Apr 3, 2017 - 12:50 PM
Results of the study will be used to evaluate the overall contribution of EFVS technology to flight safety and operational effectiveness for helicopters.
U.S. delegation visits Canada
Mar 31, 2017 - 8:07 PM
The U.S. delegation visited Ottawa to discuss Canada's transfer of ATC system ownership and management to Nav Canada.
Mar 29, 2017 - 11:07 AM
Duncan said that nearly 11,000 U.S.-based turbine aircraft still need ADS-B, while the total number of all aircraft in the U.S. is around 74,000.
Ryanair livery
Mar 29, 2017 - 10:01 AM
Calls on UK to start bilateral negotiations with EU immediately
Mar 28, 2017 - 2:27 PM
Questions why U.S. and UK airport lists don’t match
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:54 AM
Internal system modernization at CBP is speeding development of initiatives aimed at streamlining general aviation’s border inspection processes.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:49 AM
U.S. Part 91 twin turboprops and jets flown in Europe must now operate with a Minimum Equipment List (MEL) developed for that specific aircraft
Mar 27, 2017 - 11:38 AM
Arrival and departure slots for business and general aviation operations being enacted at Toronto airport during runway rehabilitation project.