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 battle lines over FAA funding have been drawn, with general aviation on one side and the airlines on the other.
— Congress returned from a 10-day break over St.
Testifying before the House aviation subcommittee on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), FAA associate administrator for aviation safety Nick Sabatini called
Judging from the size of the audience–about 200 people–many charter operators sent personnel to the NATA show to attend the first FAA operational control b
During a year when non-airline aviation is expected to continue growing to record levels, a number of challenges face those whose service businesses propel
Raytheon Aircraft last expected to receive full FAA certification of the super-midsize Hawker 4000 Horizon in February, nearly five years later than the or
The single European sky legislation, with its provision for the creation by groups of states of cross-border functional airspace blocks within which multip
With rare unanimity, aviation experts have agreed over the past few years on one thing: traffic will at least double, and perhaps even triple, by 2025.
Manufacturers of Part 25 transport aircraft weighing more than 75,000 pounds, including business jet OEMs, will be required to develop operational limitati
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched an investigation into the accounting of certain maintenance costs by St.