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.

July 12, 2017, 4:53 PM

American Airlines To End Codeshares with Qatar, Etihad

Moves stem from what U.S. carrier calls continued breaches of Open Skies pacts

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Oct 16, 2007 - 6:29 AM
Comments are due May 10 on a draft advisory circular on icing certification that is intended to update a 32-year-old document.
Oct 12, 2007 - 11:59 AM
The FAA’s proposed Part 60 “Flight Simulation Device Initial and Continuing Qualification and Use” continues slowly on its journey toward implementation, b
Oct 12, 2007 - 11:57 AM
Congress recessed for 16 days in mid-April and when it returned, the major issues facing both houses were President Bush’s proposal for $726 billion in tax
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:39 AM
General aviation interests expressed consternation over a May 1 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) advisory warning the GA community against planned Al-
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:32 AM
A May 1 AD (2003-09-09) extends the provisions of an earlier airworthiness directive calling for a one-time inspection to check for chafed or damaged wirin
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:29 AM
In a letter sent in late April to U.S.
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:17 AM
The House subcommittee on aviation late last month signed off on the Aviation Security Technical Corrections and Improvement Act, legislation that would re
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:25 AM
By the middle of last month, both houses of Congress had given preliminary approval to separate legislation that would reauthorize appropriations for the F
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:06 AM
All holders of Part 135 certificates would be required to have an FAA-approved training program for handling designated hazardous materials, whether or not
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:03 AM
All holders of Part 135 certificates would be required to have an FAA-approved training program for handling designated hazardous materials, whether or not