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.
• As anticipated, President Bush vetoed the $124 billion bill for funding military operations.
The head of the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) told members of Congress early last month that they should support three pending bills that would bo
An International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standard requiring demonstrated language proficiency for air traffic controllers and pilots operating i
If you think the next-generation air transportation system (NextGen) is still far down the flyway, consider this.
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Next step for the pilots is their testimony in the case, scheduled to take place in Brazil on August 27.
The FAA is proposing to amend one engine inoperative (OEI) rating definitions.
House and Senate bills to require all airport employees with access to secure and sterile areas of an airport to undergo metal detection screening in the s
District of Columbia congressional delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) used a House aviation subcommittee hearing on the Essential Air Service program (EAS)
As baseball player Yogi Berra supposedly said, “It’s déjà vu all over again.”<br />The three US Airways pilots who filed a lawsuit in the U.S.