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.

Nov 7, 2016 - 10:35 AM
West Palm Beach-based Part 135 operator spurred by recent events where private jet pilots were arrested for alcohol usage.
Nov 4, 2016 - 3:46 PM
ADS-B out mandates are closing in and OEMs continue to raise the bar on simplicity for installations.
Nov 4, 2016 - 2:41 PM
The court finds that East Hampton must comply with federal laws regarding the imposition of local airport noise restrictions.
Nov 4, 2016 - 1:47 PM
With the return of customs service to the Florida Keys gateway, the company is planning on making more improvements.
Nov 3, 2016 - 9:55 AM
The SAFO suggests a reliable way to maintain an accurate ETA in the FMS.
Nov 2, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Power pundit couple return to NBAA for their quadrennial presidential prognostication.
Nov 2, 2016 - 4:24 PM
The cost of complying with the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation is considered 'manageable,' association says.
Nov 1, 2016 - 5:06 PM
Appeals decision remains at odds with previous court ruling on aircraft management fees.
Ed Bolen
Nov 1, 2016 - 11:21 AM
Congressman Sam Graves, “Wright Brothers” author David McCullough and CPB Commissioner stand up for GA at kickoff gathering.
For business jet operators, the Cayman Islands offer more than warm sun and sandy beaches. Its aircraft registry program has some unique advantages. PHOTO: SALVATORE FRENI JR.
Oct 30, 2016 - 9:05 AM
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands promises convenience, privacy and tax advantages.