Regulations and Government Regulations

News about bills, laws and regulations affecting aviation and aerospace.

The Challenger 600 that crashed on takeoff from Teterboro Airport in 2005 was...
Feb 1, 2011 - 6:24 AM
<i>This month marks the six-year anniversary of one of the most ­infamous accidents in the history of business aviation–the crash of a chartered Challenger
Jan 31, 2011 - 8:00 AM
An article in <i>The Atlantic</i> magazine alleging that general aviation security is lax to nonexistent prompted an outcry from GA organizations last mont
Jan 31, 2011 - 5:15 AM
<b></b>At the request of the FAA, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on January 11 rescinded its rule prohibiting the “certification, manufacture,
Jan 31, 2011 - 4:45 AM
<b></b>The FAA finalized a rule that requires Part 135 operators to train pilots and flight attendants in crew resource management (CRM), finally respondin
Jan 31, 2011 - 4:45 AM
ATR last month reported a firm order tally for 80 new turboprops last year, double the number it accumulated in 2009, and collected revenues totaling $1.35
Jan 30, 2011 - 8:00 AM
Last month key industry players expressed strong concerns about proposed FAA rule changes for helicopter operations, particular those governing emergency m
Jan 29, 2011 - 7:00 AM
Revised rules for flight, duty and rest times for Part 121 flight crews are still several months away, according to the FAA.
Jan 21, 2011 - 11:00 AM
The Court of Appeals of Quebec on January 11 summarily dismissed appeals by the state of Iraq and Iraqi Airways in the 20-year-old legal case brought by Ku
Dec 29, 2010 - 5:43 AM
The road to ADS-B may well be paved with good intentions, but for operators of smaller aircraft there could be some serious ­financial potholes ahead.
Dec 28, 2010 - 10:45 AM
The FAA has issued a Notice of Proposed Policy intended to clarify the definition of “actively engaged” for purposes of issuing and renewing the A&amp;P