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.

Jan 10, 2017 - 10:40 AM
The agency released the BasicMed rule at the direction of Congress.
Jan 10, 2017 - 9:07 AM
Several major rulemaking actions are scheduled to be adopted in 2017 that will affect general and business aviation operations in the U.S. and abroad.
Jan 10, 2017 - 6:58 AM
The returning chairman face another reauthorization debate, but Thune first must turn his attention to presidential nominations.
Jan 6, 2017 - 8:20 AM
Pardon our persistence, but TIME IS RUNNING OUT.
U.S. Department of the Treasury
Jan 5, 2017 - 12:36 PM
A regulatory provision allows the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control to withdraw licenses granted to Airbus, Boeing.
Jan 5, 2017 - 9:35 AM
The FAA will work to implement the new Part 23, air carrier training measures and a library of regulatory documents as it reorganizes its operations.
Jan 4, 2017 - 10:58 AM
The proposed guidance would be inconsistent with current requirements and needs further analysis, NATA contends.
Jan 4, 2017 - 8:37 AM
The policy would have defined "engine influencing parts," providing new regulation, ARSA contended.
Jan 3, 2017 - 11:25 AM
Winglet system includes a wingtip extension and winglet, as well as load-alleviation technology.
Jan 3, 2017 - 10:10 AM
The court justices will discuss on January 6 whether to review the case .