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.

Jan 8, 2008 - 6:00 AM
Future transport aircraft will have to meet a revised reference stall speed.
Jan 8, 2008 - 5:54 AM
U.S.
Jan 8, 2008 - 5:41 AM
Suggesting that many of the new aviation rules issued in the name of security may be unconstitutional, National Air Transportation Association president Ji
Jan 8, 2008 - 5:30 AM
The FAA has extended the deadline from June 6, 2004, to Dec.
Jan 7, 2008 - 12:19 PM
The FAA, in collaboration with the AOPA Air Safety Foundation, recently updated and reprinted its popular guidelines on icing.
Jan 7, 2008 - 10:58 AM
Bombardier Flexjet has reduced to 25 the minimum block of flying hours required to join the company’s Jet Membership charter program.
Jan 7, 2008 - 10:49 AM
Effective January 1, newly manufactured European-registered airplanes in air-taxi and other commercial operations and having an mtow of at least 12,500 lb
Jan 7, 2008 - 10:48 AM
Effective January 1, newly manufactured European-registered airplanes in air-taxi and other commercial operations and having an mtow of at least 12,500 lb
Jan 4, 2008 - 6:05 AM
In his State of the Union address, President Bush proposed cutting income tax and ending the double taxation of corporate dividends, both actions that woul
Jan 4, 2008 - 5:53 AM
Former General Aviation Manufacturers Association president Ed Stimpson, now U.S.