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 18, 2019, 10:01 AM

Embraer’s Slattery Sees Broad Benefits of Consolidation

The Embraer Commercial Aircraft CEO works to answer the concerns of 10 competition authorities scrutinizing his company’s planned combination with Boeing.

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Sep 19, 2019 - 11:27 AM
One Aviation received U.S. bankruptcy court approval for its plans to exit Chapter 11 before year-end under ownership by Chinese-backed Citiking.
Sep 19, 2019 - 10:51 AM
Trials of the new airport collaborative decision-making (A-CDM) procedures started on Monday at Canada’s Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport.
Sep 18, 2019 - 10:01 AM
The Embraer Commercial Aircraft CEO works to answer the concerns of 10 competition authorities scrutinizing his company’s planned combination with Boeing.
Sep 17, 2019 - 11:29 AM
To help reduce wrong surface incidents, the FAA is sponsoring “special focus” meetings at various airports hosted by the agency’s runway safety action team
Sep 17, 2019 - 7:17 AM
At the Air Charter Expo, business aviation associations called for tougher action against illegal charter flights.
Sep 16, 2019 - 11:29 AM
Industry-wide equipage for ADS-B Out jumped 69 percent between May 1, 2018 and June 1, 2019.
Sep 16, 2019 - 10:48 AM
With the deadline 15 weeks away, 23 and 49 percent of the U.S.-registered business jet and turboprop fleet, respectively, are not yet ADS-B compliant.
Sep 13, 2019 - 10:36 AM
Millennials are already altering the business aviation industry into a tool for providing them with click-and-ride transportation services.
Sep 13, 2019 - 10:09 AM
A report commissioned by Virgin Atlantic argues that the expansion of London Heathrow Airport will increase competition with 350 extra daily slots.
Sep 12, 2019 - 3:55 PM
The 40th edition of the triennial ICAO Assembly is set to kick off in late September.