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.
Proposal seeks to amend qualification standards for some flight simulation training devices.
Adding one word will make a major difference, groups claim.
OSHA doesn’t consider industry safe enough.
Air Force leadership expresses confidence that top-priority procurements are safe from possible budget threats.
Certification effort is intended to meet demand in Western China for business jets capable of operating at small high-altitude airports in the region.
Agency received more than 1,000 comments about its proposed policy regarding the non-aeronautical use of airport hangars.
Town could impose an Aspen-style slot system with curfews and raise landing fees, fuel prices and hangar rents.
Writing the new rules directly involves the general aviation industry.
The EC’s Matthew Baldwin has a broad aviation/transport remit, but now deems Unmanned Aerial Systems as important as any other area, and in need of c
Compliance inspections have found that some hangars are “routinely used” to store vehicles and large household items.