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 12, 2015 - 10:36 AM
The opinion establishes the regulatory framework, keeping the regulations on pace for issuance by fall next year.
Nov 12, 2015 - 8:54 AM
The Commerce Committee scheduled a vote on the Pilot's Bill of Rights 2 on Nov. 18.
Nov 12, 2015 - 8:48 AM
GA Caucus is one of the largest in the House, giving it a formidable voice on GA issues.
Nov 11, 2015 - 3:30 PM
India's Business Aviation Operators Association is seeking to change draft regulations that it believes would put its members at a greater disadvantage.
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Sanctions relief should help Iran back into market for OEM orders; talks with OEMs started two years ago.
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:45 AM
Saudi jets can now be registered in San Marino
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:29 AM
Only 16 percent of the domestic civil helicopter fleet had complied with modern requirements for crash-resistant fuel systems at the end of last year.
MEBAA founding chairman, Ali Alnaqbi
Nov 7, 2015 - 12:25 AM
FBO unhappy with ‘shared’ FBO facilities at Dubai South, says MEBAA founder, who hopes region’s bizav movements will double by 2020.
Nov 6, 2015 - 4:22 PM
Comments on the proposal are due February 5.
Nov 5, 2015 - 11:14 AM
NBAA's Bolen suggests exempting aviation trust fund revenue from sequestration rather than privatizing ATC to ensure FAA funding stream.