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.

September 13, 2017, 11:12 AM

Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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Jan 20, 2015 - 7:25 AM
Pilot’s Bill of Rights Hyperlink to be Eliminated
Jan 19, 2015 - 9:49 AM
Fate of bill uncertain as Washington squabbles over immigration.
Jan 18, 2015 - 4:06 AM
Lawmakers have until September 30 to hammer out a deal to reauthorize the FAA without short-term extensions.
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson
Jan 16, 2015 - 5:34 PM
The U.S. customs preclearance facility at Abu Dhabi International Airport prohibited 450 people from boarding in its first year of operation.
Jan 15, 2015 - 11:27 AM
Rule would have allowed instrument pilot trainees to obtain credit for up to 20 hours of instrument time in an approved aviation training device.
Jan 15, 2015 - 8:59 AM
Congress has a clean slate for aviation maintenance
Jan 14, 2015 - 1:45 PM
Upcoming regulations for the next year and beyond
Jan 14, 2015 - 11:34 AM
Coalition of aviation trade associations petition FAA to remove rule.
Jan 13, 2015 - 12:41 PM
Tax reform could take years, but business aviation industry leaders are hopeful.
Jan 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Nelson replaces Jay Rockefeller as top Democrat on Commerce, while Thune moves over to chairman's role in new Republican-controlled Senate.