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.

Jun 17, 2021 - 12:37 PM
Million Air is suing Westchester County for $30 million for refusing to greenlight construction of its planned second hangar at Weschester County Airport.
Jun 17, 2021 - 9:53 AM
The last ATC radar return of a Cessna Citation I/SP that crashed into a lake showed the aircraft at about 700 feet msl and descending at some 31,000 fpm.
Jun 17, 2021 - 9:39 AM
EASA airworthiness authorities must now ensure that human factors are considered during the design and certification process of rotorcraft cockpits.
Manchester Airport
Jun 17, 2021 - 9:27 AM
Ryanair and Manchester Airport Group are demanding a full judicial review of the UK's Covid travel restrictions.
Rob DiCastri, Royal Jet CEO
Jun 17, 2021 - 6:59 AM
Middle East charter group has returned to profitability and is operating at 65 percent of pre-pandemic levels.
Jun 16, 2021 - 3:47 PM
Belarus and Poland have provided preliminary details in response to requests for information from ICAO.
Jun 15, 2021 - 5:40 PM
The House approved measures calling for a notam improvement task force as well as for incentives to expedite airport construction projects.
Jun 15, 2021 - 11:56 AM
The lifting fo mask requirements for outdoor areas of transportation hubs only applies to vaccinated individuals, the CDC said.
Jun 15, 2021 - 10:32 AM
Along with a five-year suspension of tariffs, the EU and U.S. agree to agree on the legality of any financial support to their respective airliner makers.
Jun 11, 2021 - 11:39 AM
It is important for pilots to tell AMEs about any new medical diagnoses or prescribed medication before their next exam.