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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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
Oct 10, 2007 - 6:33 AM
The structure of the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) is undergoing a major overhaul as the government responds to constant pressure from
Oct 10, 2007 - 5:31 AM
President Bush planned to sign legislation that will increase from 30 percent to 50 percent the first-year depreciation allowance for capital goods, includ
Oct 9, 2007 - 12:04 PM
Next month’s scheduled adoption of the final fractional operation rules–Part 91 Subpart K–will likely reignite the controversy between the FAA, JAA and som
Oct 9, 2007 - 11:47 AM
According to the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), a law recently approved by the California State Assembly would assess all fractional owner
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:09 AM
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has raised its estimates of budget deficits.
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:55 AM
Keeping with custom, Congress deserted Washington for the dog days of August with some small sense of accomplishment.
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:53 AM
In one of her first acts as chairman of the NTSB, Ellen Engleman vowed to take a fresh look at the Board’s safety advocacy programs, including its “Most Wa
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:50 AM
The FAA selected the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to be the lead partner in a Center of Excellence program on aircraft noise and emissions mitigat