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.
Advisory circulars provide guidance for business aircraft operators in meeting the latest civil aviation regulatory amendments.
Even though rule will be in effect individual state approvals must be given before turbine single operations in instrument conditions can actually begin.
The 36-member permanent body of the international aviation organization endorsed February 2016 recommendations of a committee of experts.
Charles Schumer (D-NY) has asked the NTSB for a "top-to-bottom" review of increased danger from light aircraft
The African Airlines Association says that states willing to embrace air transport liberalization must press ahead without the support of those who do not.
EASA's new Part-SPO rules take effect from April 21 but there appears to be confusion as to which operators these apply to.
PlaneSense has been authorized to fly into seven Cuban airports, including those in the country’s two largest cities—Santiago and Havana.
Even expert lawyers can't make sense of the complex ramifications of the UK's impending departure from the European Union.
Effort marks the end of a 20-year effort by industry and regulators and aligns Europe with the ICAO standards for commercial air transport operations.
Certification allows for approach angles of up to 6.65 degrees to operate into destinations such as London City and Lugano Airports.