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.
Regulatory deadlines approaching in the coming months.
RVSM systems are now incorporated into aircraft or supplemental type designs and thus have maintenance requirements tied to aircraft airworthiness.
NATA backs Tiberi bill, saying it will encourage general aviation capital investments.
Regional Air Cargo Carriers Association members are perturbed about the shortage of qualified pilots.
IS-BAH standards board met to update standards as a number of FBOs and ground handlers sign up.
Ireland has joined the ranks of countries offering business/corporate aircraft registries with the “EJ” register, launched at EBACE
Sheltair COO Warren Kroeppel says proclamation and tax change represents growing recognition of the crucial role aviation plays in New York.
NATA is putting safety first, sees role as Europe goes to risk-based approach.
The Long Island town agreed to wait on enforcing curfew and noise penalties, as a federal court judge ponders a petition for a temporary restraining order.
FAA amends rule on the basis of a negative comment.