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.

Mar 9, 2016 - 12:04 PM
The proposal, one of the most sweeping rewrites in the agency's history, would reduce the time it takes to bring new technologies to market.
Mar 9, 2016 - 10:35 AM
European Regions Airline Association looks for more concrete support from EU lawmakers as they formulate a new policy for aviation.
Mar 8, 2016 - 1:31 PM
The 650 is equipped with new 9,220-pound-thrust GE CF34-3BMTO engines that provide 5 percent more takeoff thrust than those on the Challenger 605.
Mar 8, 2016 - 10:45 AM
Senate is believed ready to introduce FAA reauthorization bill without independent ATC proposal.
Mar 4, 2016 - 5:34 PM
Senior V-Ps, William R. Deere and Timothy R. Obitts will continue to oversee the association’s daily activities.
Mar 3, 2016 - 11:56 AM
The next MEBAA Show Morocco will be staged at Marrakesh's Menara Airport from September 12-13, 2017.
Mar 2, 2016 - 12:36 PM
Agreement between Europe and the U.S to recognize its each other's TSO will make it easier to get access to aerospace components.
Mar 1, 2016 - 9:57 AM
Phoenix-based company rebuts UTC's characterization of its offer as 'grossly undervalued'
Feb 28, 2016 - 7:49 PM
Short-term extension becomes more likely after ATC proposal generates substantial opposition.
Feb 28, 2016 - 3:10 PM
New rules cover all “large airplanes; jet powered airplanes; or turbine-powered pressurized airplanes certificated for more than six passenger seats.”