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.

September 13, 2017, 11:12 AM

Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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Air traffic controller at Dulles International Airport
Mar 16, 2017 - 12:59 PM
The Trump budget would reduce Department of Transportation discretionary spending by 13 percent and eliminate Essential Air Service.
Mar 16, 2017 - 10:06 AM
EASA's rulemaking would address pilot procedures for maintenance check flights.
Mar 15, 2017 - 11:46 AM
Red tape, high costs and failure to liberalize remain among barriers to change
Mar 12, 2017 - 10:57 PM
The agency is creating a third draft of Advisory Circular (AC) 120-66C, which guides Aviation Safety Action Programs.
Mar 12, 2017 - 10:48 PM
Advisory circulars provide guidance for business aircraft operators in meeting the latest civil aviation regulatory amendments.
Mar 7, 2017 - 10:34 AM
Even though rule will be in effect individual state approvals must be given before turbine single operations in instrument conditions can actually begin.
Mar 7, 2017 - 9:47 AM
The 36-member permanent body of the international aviation organization endorsed February 2016 recommendations of a committee of experts.
Mar 6, 2017 - 4:16 PM
Charles Schumer (D-NY) has asked the NTSB for a "top-to-bottom" review of increased danger from light aircraft
Boeing 787 on ramp
Mar 6, 2017 - 4:05 PM
The African Airlines Association says that states willing to embrace air transport liberalization must press ahead without the support of those who do not.
Mar 6, 2017 - 12:14 PM
EASA's new Part-SPO rules take effect from April 21 but there appears to be confusion as to which operators these apply to.