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 2, 2007 - 11:25 AM
While machinations continue on future funding of the FAA, the House and Senate last week approved a six-week extension of the current law.
Oct 2, 2007 - 11:24 AM
The FAA today issued a <link http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/recently_published/media/29305.pdf _blank>notice of proposed rulemaking</li
Oct 2, 2007 - 11:04 AM
A four-year, NASA-led project began last month to determine the requirements and procedures for safely integrating the operation of unmanned aerial vehicle
Oct 2, 2007 - 11:03 AM
The newly formed European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is crafting a pricing policy for the certifications it can now grant.
Oct 2, 2007 - 11:02 AM
The Transportation Security Administration confirmed late last month that it decided to suspend the current “three trip” monthly frequency requirement nece
Oct 2, 2007 - 10:53 AM
As part of an increase in the FAA’s regulatory enforcement program, aircraft owners must, within 60 days of June 1, complete and return the triennial aircr
Oct 2, 2007 - 10:06 AM
Business aviation continues to be a bright spot in the FAA’s annual aviation forecast, with top executives of two business jet manufacturers and the leadin
Oct 2, 2007 - 9:39 AM
It is no secret that the FAA in the last several months has been forced to shelve a number of important ATC modernization projects.
Oct 1, 2007 - 11:04 AM
Members of the Air Line Pilots Association will be asked their views on the Age 60 mandatory retirement rule for airline pilots.
Oct 1, 2007 - 11:03 AM
Twenty medical conditions that are serious enough to require special issuance (SI) first- and second-class medicals can now be cleared by an aviation medic