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.

Dec 14, 2016 - 10:37 AM
This order is intended to maintain the status quo at SMO until the FAA completes its investigation.
Dassault FalconEye
Dec 13, 2016 - 12:20 PM
Under the new FAA rule pilots can continue the approach to landing using only the images displayed by the EVS on the HUD.
Dec 13, 2016 - 11:19 AM
Congress pushed full funding bill for most government agencies until early 2017.
Dec 12, 2016 - 12:33 PM
This paves the way for the launch of flights by M600 owner-operators in the region.
Dec 12, 2016 - 10:55 AM
Conclusion of firm order could hang on support of incoming U.S. administration
Dec 7, 2016 - 5:00 PM
Lack of regulatory structure that supports business aviation is a key issue in many countries.
Dec 7, 2016 - 11:44 AM
List includes CVR recording protection, required communications and navigation performance and safety management data, among others.
Dec 7, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Association will hold Country Round Tables to engage with and educate regulators on the nuances of business aviation vis-à-vis air transport.
Dec 6, 2016 - 11:57 AM
Shortage of the new currency is creating problems for business aircraft operators, who have traditionally done aviation services transactions in cash.
Dec 6, 2016 - 3:00 AM
U.S. company recently issued two new patents for technologies that would enable development of a supersonic business jet.