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.
Aerospace Industries Association president and CEO John Douglass warned Congress that government agencies must redouble efforts to develop the nation’s nex
Aircraft flying over the Arctic Ocean can take more direct routes, save fuel and maintain schedules with activation of the FAA’s final Advanced Technologie
The obstacle clearance panel (OCP), a group of experts in the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), is designing more suitable IFR procedures f
While legislation that would direct the Transportation Security Administration to study the vulnerability of general aviation airports to terrorist acts is
Three pilots for US Airways have filed a lawsuit in the U.S.
On April 1, the NTSB celebrated its 40th anniversary.
The FAA released official guidance last month regarding ATC’s ability to define and describe precipitation to pilots, including the terms controllers will
The Regional Airline Association opens the next chapter in its 32-year history this year as new association president Roger Cohen presides over his first R
The chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee has called for a hearing later this spring on falsified medical certificates after th
New air traffic management plans are one means by which nations can reduce carbon dioxide emissions.