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.
In an 'historic and momentous' action, the ICAO Assembly meeting in Montreal adopted a global market-based measures scheme to reduce emissions.
Proposal would increase the required landing distances for turbine business airplanes by allowing these aircraft to use a landing factor of 80 percent.
The U.S. FAA has confirmed that an ARSA form (E100) would be acceptable for the U.S./EU Maintenance Annex Guidance Changes 5 and 6.
The European TCO regulation requires applicants to have an approved safety management system.
Congress passed bill without Ex-Im fix.
Hiller expects a roll out of a number of new products and services to support the association's advocacy efforts.
NBAA, AOPA seek to join Appeal of case over fate of SMO as the FAA strongly recommended the city to vacate the eviction notices.
BUK missile system identified as the weapon used
China was forced to delay compliance because it became clear that there would be an insufficient number of aircraft not appropriately equipped by year-end.
FAA FSDOs differed on whether Part 125 operators required formal training programs.