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.

Photo of Ali Alnaqbi, MEBAA founding chairman
May 18, 2015 - 1:45 PM
Organization’s insurance plan offers members lower costs and expanded coverage
May 18, 2015 - 1:40 PM
Details are scarce, but momentum grows for separating ATC from the FAA.
May 16, 2015 - 8:15 AM
Experts are warning of difficulties in implementing new rules for non-commercial operations in Europe.
May 14, 2015 - 1:01 PM
Lockheed Martin takes on services formerly provided by Data Transformation (DTC).
May 14, 2015 - 10:22 AM
House bill would cut $355 million from facilities and equipment and acknowledges efforts to establish a new ATC organization.
May 13, 2015 - 5:34 PM
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) services will be available at California’s Van Nuys Airport by July.
May 12, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Seminar to give an in-depth review of the key tax, legal and regulatory issues involved in a business aircraft transaction.
May 12, 2015 - 11:07 AM
Associations list includes fixing “anomalies” in the air passenger duty (APD) tax, runway capacity, border control and RAF Northolt.
May 12, 2015 - 7:56 AM
NBAA and NATA protest lack of consideration of economic, competitive, operational and safety implications of proposed New York airport limits.
May 8, 2015 - 1:53 PM
The FAA tells the U.S. District Court an injunction would provide it time to determine the legality of the KHTO restrictions.