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.

Dec 5, 2006 - 7:17 AM
Manufacturers should be required to determine if engine restart capability exists after high-power, high-altitude flameouts, according to the NTSB.
Nov 30, 2006 - 8:13 AM
The French chapter of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA France) is preparing for a restructuring under the leadership of its new president,
Nov 30, 2006 - 4:44 AM
Aviareto, which manages a new global electronic database identifying parties with a financial interest in civil aircraft, has made its system more user-fri
Nov 29, 2006 - 10:52 AM
After a lower court rejected its lawsuit against Euralair S.A.
Nov 29, 2006 - 9:54 AM
Piaggio Aero Industries (Booth No.
Nov 29, 2006 - 9:21 AM
A little over one year has passed since the European Union introduced higher minimum liability insurance requirements for aircraft registered within the EU
Nov 29, 2006 - 5:32 AM
The European Commission (EC) definitely wants to include aviation in the European Union’s Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) to cap the industry’s not-so-minor
Nov 29, 2006 - 5:04 AM
Despite the fact that the UK, at least, has been enforcing the security rules of European Union Framework Regulation 2320 since it was first published in S
Nov 28, 2006 - 11:12 AM
As the debate within EBAA has raged over the past 12 months, opponents of the IWG-BAO’s recommendations for a European version of the Part 91K rules for fr