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.

Sep 29, 2015 - 3:32 PM
Lifting of sanctions could open a market for $20 billion worth of airliners
Sep 29, 2015 - 9:26 AM
Rep. Larsen, expressing disappointment at delay of long-term FAA reauthorization, questions need for independent ATC.
Sep 29, 2015 - 9:09 AM
Tiberi's bill would clarify that aircraft management services are not subject to the the 7.5 air transportation tax.
Sep 28, 2015 - 10:42 AM
Divides Department of Civil Aviation into two new authorities
Sep 28, 2015 - 8:36 AM
Temporary measure will provide time for congressional leaders to hash out agreement on long-term bill.
Sep 23, 2015 - 4:28 PM
The Info details the parameters for a pilot to log an instrument approach procedure for currency.
Sep 22, 2015 - 10:28 AM
NBAA watching situation closely, pointing to significant disruptions that occurred during the 2013 shutdown.
Sep 22, 2015 - 8:47 AM
Gagan will support more direct routes, reduced separation standards, help fuel consumption and improve safety for business aircraft.
Sep 20, 2015 - 5:53 AM
The city did not provide adequate staffing for snow removal.
Sep 20, 2015 - 5:40 AM
Working collaboratively with stakeholders is part of the agency's philosphy.