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Nov 30, 2010 - 3:47 AM
The FAA last month announced a proposed rule that would require all U.S.
Nov 29, 2010 - 10:35 AM
A six-year-old Australian law that requires international operators of jet aircraft exceeding 12,500 pounds mtow to have a Transport Security Program (TS
Nov 29, 2010 - 9:48 AM
While the FAA has filed a “difference” explaining that it does not have a formal safety management system (SMS) rule for aircraft operators, despite the
Nov 29, 2010 - 9:17 AM
With the comment period on a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on flight-, duty- and rest-time requirements for Part 121 flight crews closing on Novembe
Oct 27, 2010 - 12:20 PM
Recent pilot reports have suggested that French civil aviation authorities are requiring foreign operators to demonstrate that they have a safety ­manageme
Oct 27, 2010 - 5:25 AM
Last month, after years of prodding from the NTSB and extensive consultation with the industry, the FAA issued its much anticipated notice of proposed rule
Oct 7, 2010 - 12:06 PM
This morning the FAA announced its long-awaited <link http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/rulemaking/recently_published/media/2120_AJ53_NPRM.pdf _blank
Sep 30, 2010 - 7:19 AM
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is said to be close to responding to an FAA request that it withdraw a June notice that seeks to impose a total
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:42 AM
The NTSB has clarified its runway incursion reporting rule when it comes to helicopters.
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:43 AM
The FAA’s Draft Advisory Circular 20-147A released last month provides new guidance to aircraft manufacturers on compliance with regulations covering eng