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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Feb 5, 2008 - 9:35 AM
The Bush Administration yesterday proposed a $14.643 billion <link http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/aba/budgets_brief/media/bib2009
Feb 5, 2008 - 5:34 AM
Cutting President Bush’s proposals to reduce taxes by some $726 billion; concern over ever increasing deficits that are now approaching a record $400 billi
Feb 5, 2008 - 5:28 AM
President Bush has appointed Douglas Lavin as FAA assistant administrator of the newly created Office of International Aviation, and Sharon Pinkerton as as
Feb 4, 2008 - 9:00 AM
Some have called enhanced vision the single most important advance in aviation safety since the introduction of airborne weather radar more than 40 years a
Feb 4, 2008 - 6:10 AM
With the major airlines toppling in all directions, and the opportunities there for young pilots diminishing rapidly, maybe thinking about a different care
Jan 31, 2008 - 10:59 AM
With FAA reauthorization still bogged down in the Senate over user fees, staff members are drafting a bill to extend the current aviation excise taxes unti
Jan 29, 2008 - 11:02 AM
Yesterday, the FAA issued the <link http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/recently_published/media/27127.PDF _blank>final version</link> of MU
Jan 28, 2008 - 9:11 AM
The General Aviation Coalition (GAC) and its 17 member organizations have challenged the TSA’s recent direct final rule that would allow the revocation of
Jan 28, 2008 - 6:20 AM
There was good news and bad news concerning appropriations for those 11 of 13 government agencies that have been impatiently waiting and enduring the agony
Jan 28, 2008 - 6:15 AM
FAA Administrator Marion Blakey chose a speech before the Washington Aero Club to announce a new project designed to bring more consistency among the vario