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.
The EU’s emissions trading scheme could resume in January for international flights, creating friction with ICAO’s developing CORSIA plan
Huerta announced the release of the Part 23 rule, which culminated a nearly decade-long effort, saying it represents a fundamental shift in certification.
U.S. FAA holding a briefing on December 16 on new rule.
The White House has blocked a Saudi request for precision-guided bombs out of concern for civilian casualties in Yemen. The UK government may follow suit.
This order is intended to maintain the status quo at SMO until the FAA completes its investigation.
Under the new FAA rule pilots can continue the approach to landing using only the images displayed by the EVS on the HUD.
Congress pushed full funding bill for most government agencies until early 2017.
This paves the way for the launch of flights by M600 owner-operators in the region.
Conclusion of firm order could hang on support of incoming U.S. administration
Lack of regulatory structure that supports business aviation is a key issue in many countries.