Regulations and Government

News about bills, laws, regulations and other governmental decisions affecting aviation and aerospace. Topics include FAA reauthorizations, taxes on fuel and aviation activities, environmental legislation, ICAO decisions, governmental mediation of labor conflicts and World Trade Organization disputes and decisions.

Jun 19, 2014 - 3:10 PM
“We have always maintained that anything a user fee can do, a fuel tax can do better and more efficiently,” he said.
Jun 17, 2014 - 3:15 PM
GAMA president Pete Bunce explains the need for the Part 23 rewrite and reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.
Jun 17, 2014 - 3:15 PM
The IRS said that Air Royale collected FET from its customers totaling $489,784, but passed on only $29,286 of this amount to the agency.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Appropriations are $580 million more than the Obama Administration requested for the agency.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Group delivers signatures to the Santa Monica city clerk for a charter amendment requiring voter approval for any plans to redevelop the city’s airport.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Appropriations are $580 million more than the Obama Administration requested for the agency.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Group delivers signatures to the Santa Monica city clerk for a charter amendment requiring voter approval for any plans to redevelop the city’s airport.
Jun 7, 2014 - 12:40 AM
FAA and GA operators collaborating to reduce accident rate.
Jun 6, 2014 - 4:10 AM
Association keeps pressure on to ensure stops of GA aircraft stem from reasonable suspicion of illegal activity.
Jun 6, 2014 - 2:10 AM
Upcoming regulations