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 Los Angeles World Airport Authority (LAWA) recently awarded a $6.5 million, three- to five-year contract to Harris Miller Miller and Hanson (HMMH) of B
• When Congress returned from its summer sojourn, lawmakers had 15 workdays scheduled for September.
With the election season revving into high gear, companies that are considering carrying candidates for state or federal political office should be aware t
FAA regulations that would impose numerous new requirements on air-tour operators are one step closer to publication.
The FAA is requesting public comments on the usefulness of airport advisory services now available at 20 airports in the continental U.S.
A group of current and former airline pilots rallied on Capitol Hill in late May to protest the 45-year-old FAA regulation that forces Part 121 pilots to l
New York’s state Senate passed a bill making it a crime to fly an aircraft with a blood alcohol content of .04 or above, similar to laws covering drunk dri
The FAA last month issued a proposed order to extend through at least next September the high-density rule at New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including