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.

July 12, 2017, 4:53 PM

American Airlines To End Codeshares with Qatar, Etihad

Moves stem from what U.S. carrier calls continued breaches of Open Skies pacts

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Jul 24, 2007 - 6:40 AM
• The Senate by a vote of 53-46 rejected new laws pertaining to immigration.
Jul 23, 2007 - 11:22 AM
A group of current and former airline pilots rallied on Capitol Hill yesterday afternoon to protest the 45-year-old FAA regulation that forces pilots to le
Jul 23, 2007 - 11:05 AM
The Senate last week passed the Surface Transportation Reauthorization Act (the “Highway Bill”), which authorizes surface transportation spending through f
Jul 23, 2007 - 10:12 AM
A reminder that Customs & Border Protection regulations for transmission of crew and passenger information for commercial operators will be changing on
Jul 19, 2007 - 12:33 PM
The FAA unveiled a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) last week that addresses airworthiness standards related to cabin interiors for transport-category
Jul 17, 2007 - 11:32 AM
Industry reaction to last week’s Senate Finance Committee hearing to discuss FAA reauthorization and the prospect of user fees was as strong as the stateme
Jul 12, 2007 - 11:33 AM
Corporate aviation took flak on FAA funding proposals this morning as the architects of S.1300, the Senate FAA financing bill that includes a $25 user fee
Jul 5, 2007 - 11:56 AM
• Congressional debates on war funding consumed much of lawmakers’ time and much national media attention.
Jul 5, 2007 - 11:43 AM
Speaking at an International Civil Aviation Organization meeting on emissions held in Montreal, FAA Administrator Marion Blakey told several hundred govern
Jul 3, 2007 - 10:46 AM
After receiving approximately 60 comments to its request, the FAA issued a notice last week that officially extends the renewal of an inspection authorizat