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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Sep 25, 2017 - 12:45 PM
European country is not part of the EU but scheme will fill gap in EU-ETS region.
Santa Monica Airport
Sep 25, 2017 - 9:49 AM
The shortening project will curtail business jet traffic by “an estimated 44 percent and reduce large jet noise and air pollution," the city claimed.
Sep 24, 2017 - 1:01 PM
The extension is widely supported by business and general aviation leaders who sought continuity in FAA programs.
Brandon Mitchener speaking
Sep 21, 2017 - 6:21 AM
New EBAA event concluded this week with double the delegates and a much-boosted program.
Sep 20, 2017 - 11:48 AM
Landsberg would fill the final slot on the board, providing the NTSB with a full complement of five members.
Sep 20, 2017 - 11:40 AM
AIA's Melcher cites Ex-Im estimates that more than $30 billion dollars of U.S. export sales are unable to be completed without a board quorum.
Sep 19, 2017 - 1:11 PM
YA number requirement is “extraneous” and no Western country requires it, according to India’s Business Aircraft Operators Association.
Sep 19, 2017 - 11:54 AM
During speech at Aero Club of Washington, the JetBlue CEO sides with Persian Gulf airlines
Sep 19, 2017 - 11:11 AM
OK3 Air, the lone provider at Utah's Heber City Municipal Airport, disputes AOPA's view of what constitutes "reasonable."
ADS-B installation
Sep 18, 2017 - 5:00 PM
While many aircraft owners have yet to upgrade to ADS-B in the face of the looming FAA mandate, the big question is, will they?