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 25, 2017 - 12:49 PM
CEO Muilenburg applauds calls for tax and regulatory reform
Jan 24, 2017 - 12:47 PM
The full Senate is expected to act on the nomination shortly.
Jan 20, 2017 - 4:44 PM
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is making second effort to organize the assembly facility for 787 Dreamliners.
Jan 20, 2017 - 12:22 PM
Gateway system, no-fly-zones will be in place.
Jan 19, 2017 - 11:33 AM
FAA determined that a ban on jets, first put in place in 1973, is not grandfathered under ANCA.
Jan 19, 2017 - 9:51 AM
Business aircraft flights limited to Manassas Regional, Washington Dulles and Baltimore/Washington International Airports.
Jan 18, 2017 - 11:22 AM
Airspace improvements in Southern California that will replace dozens of existing conventional air routes with new satellite-based routes.
Jan 17, 2017 - 12:06 PM
Rep. Roskam introduces legislation in new Congress to prevent Iran from using commercial airliners for military or other 'illicit' purposes.
Jan 16, 2017 - 5:51 PM
New general aviation facility was built in full compliance with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) standards.
Jan 16, 2017 - 11:40 AM
The NTSB issued an urgent recommendation concerning unsafe wiring on Piper PA-31T Cheyennes that might lead to arcing and fires.