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 29, 2009 - 5:13 AM
The removal in February of Loran-C and eLoran funding from President Obama’s proposed budget has drawn strong protest from the UK over the sudden U.S.
Apr 16, 2009 - 11:20 AM
The House Energy and Commerce Committee will hold hearings next week on the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (Aces), which revamps energy pol
Apr 15, 2009 - 10:34 AM
Customers who bring their Cessna Citation to Sierra Industries of Uvalde, Texas, for major maintenance or inspection events can now drop off their jet and
Apr 14, 2009 - 11:45 AM
In its recent issue of “ATC Reform News,” Reason Foundation director of transportation studies Robert Poole is using the anti-business jet rhetoric to furt
Apr 9, 2009 - 11:51 AM
Many U.S.
Apr 8, 2009 - 10:19 AM
While the U.S.
Apr 3, 2009 - 10:22 AM
A Brazilian labor court ruled late last month that Embraer would not have to reinstate some 4,300 employees it laid off in February after it found that the
Apr 3, 2009 - 10:13 AM
NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen commended Sen.
Apr 3, 2009 - 9:38 AM
The TSA has established a stakeholder liaison position dedicated to addressing concerns about recent security measures, including the Large Aircraft Securi
Apr 1, 2009 - 7:46 AM
The National Air Disaster Alliance/Foundation (NADA/F) has filed a lawsuit in the U.S.