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.
FAA is moving toward a risk-based oversight approach for its ODA program in face of criticism for lacking effective staffing, risk-based models.
The installation can be done as a minor alteration.
Draft document outlines means for operators to obtain initial operational RVSM authorization or amend an existing operational authorization.
The practice of imposing airspace restrictions for major security events will only get worse during the election season.
Delegates at the annual gathering of Europe’s regional airlines heard that airlines need to work together to lessen regulatory and other costs.
Agency chief Ky laments lack of common legislation in Europe
U.S. government is now permitting export of aircraft parts, and aircraft are now permitted for seven-day stay.
More than 200 organizations wrote lawmakers to renew tax measures as Congress leaves little time to act.
Confirms warhead from Buk missile system brought down Malaysia 777
TSA continues to work with agency leadership and other agencies on the elimination of the ASO requirements for flights into DCA.