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.
New standards are contained in a recently updated guidance document intended for EASA ramp inspectors.
Investigators have found a fatigue failure in the main gearbox of the H225 (EC225 LP) that crashed near Bergen, Norway, in April.
Lacking type certification and then even his pilot's license didn't deter a California man from flying passengers in a Falcon 10, authorities allege.
Proposed noise-compatibility program for the Southern California airport is scheduled to be approved or disapproved by the FAA on or before November 7.
The Department of Labor is doubling the threshold for exempt employees.
The agency's proposed policy guidance is raising fears that the requirements could end development of inlet barrier filters in the aftermarket.
The Senators warned that the House ATC proposal would not gain consensus in the Senate at the time.
Company is the first in the Isle of Man to gain AEO status.
ICAO has begun discussions on market-based measures.
Big changes to China’s general aviation infrastructure and policies are ahead after recent policy initiatives announced by the Chinese State Council.