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.

Jun 15, 2016 - 6:39 AM
The U.S. Senate passed the measure on June 14 as part of the National Defense Authorization Act.
Jun 13, 2016 - 12:03 PM
Flight Standards Director John Duncan outlines to attendees of NATA's annual Aviation Business Conference efforts to become more consistent.
Jun 13, 2016 - 11:16 AM
Offering to institutional investors was also priced at €950 per share via a zero coupon bond due in 2021.
Jun 10, 2016 - 11:35 AM
More than a dozen aviation groups warned U.S. House leaders that short-term extensions hinders the FAA and creates uncertainty.
Jun 10, 2016 - 10:36 AM
Navy declines to cite reasons; Embraer says “ongoing normal operation” of Phenom 300 unaffected by GPS signal loss.
Jun 9, 2016 - 9:39 AM
Mandatory slot program in effect from June 10 to July 10 at designated airports throughout France to handle increase in private aircraft coming to games.
Jun 8, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Phenom 300s advised to avoid testing area due to effect on geo-dependent stability systems.
Jun 7, 2016 - 11:42 AM
GAMA's Bunce urges House to take up Senate bill.
Jun 7, 2016 - 10:55 AM
Auto detailing companies cannot ensure compliance with related maintenance-related procedures, says FAA.
Jun 6, 2016 - 11:07 AM
New standards are contained in a recently updated guidance document intended for EASA ramp inspectors.