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.

Jul 28, 2008 - 11:54 AM
Pilots are urged to check notams carefully when operating in airspace affected by Presidential temporary flight restrictions, including the temporary closu
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:53 AM
A Superior Court of Arizona judge has dismissed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Cessna stemming from the crash of a 1980 Model 210 in October 2000 th
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:51 AM
A wrongful-death trial in connection with the fatal crash of a Gulfstream III in Aspen, Colo., on March 29, 2001, started last month in Los Angeles Superio
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:44 AM
European nations apparently have resolved their objections over budgeting of Galileo, Europe’s $4.2 billion rival to GPS.
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:43 AM
The DOT’s office of inspector general on June 16 opened a review of the FAA’s oversight of the growing use of regional jets and the resulting effects on op
Jul 28, 2008 - 11:38 AM
In an unusual move, the FAA has proposed an AD that would require pilots to view a new icing-awareness training video before they could serve as PIC of Mit
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:41 AM
The ongoing investigation into the fatal crash of a Bell 407 following a loss of engine power during a low-altitude hover has prompted the NTSB to ask the
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:38 AM
The 2nd District Court of Appeals in Los Angeles has overturned a lawsuit stemming from a crash in 1998 of a 1976 Bell 205 claiming Bell Helicopter used fr
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:37 AM
The FAA is again asking for public comments on its review of FAR Parts 135 and 125, which started last month in Washington, D.C.
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:33 AM
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