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.

July 12, 2017, 4:53 PM

American Airlines To End Codeshares with Qatar, Etihad

Moves stem from what U.S. carrier calls continued breaches of Open Skies pacts

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Jul 20, 2017 - 9:26 AM
Both sides are working feverishly on the ATC issue, but time is drawing short for completion of the reauthorization bills.
Jul 19, 2017 - 2:26 PM
The NFL team was approved to contsruct its own helipad at its Florham Park training facility, just minutes away from New Jersey's Morristown Airport
Jul 19, 2017 - 10:56 AM
The bill would provide $16.6 billion for FAA in Fiscal Year 2018 and includes numerous provisions of note to industry.
Jul 19, 2017 - 10:49 AM
Forty years ago today, Rockwell Collins engineer David Van Dusseldorp successfully received and decoded a GPS signal for the first time ever.
Jul 18, 2017 - 1:12 PM
The Maintenance Agreement Guidance (MAG) will allow the FAA to accept Singapore's monitoring of FAA-certified repair stations within its borders.
Jul 18, 2017 - 11:56 AM
Committee provided $1.3 billion for aviation safety overall, which is $11.2 million above the FY2017 level and $51.7 million above the budget request.
Jul 18, 2017 - 10:26 AM
Workshops to be held on CBAA’s safety and risk management systems, operational and regulatory hot topics and issues such as unconventional risk.
Jul 17, 2017 - 10:32 AM
NATA hailed the decision as a victory and a step toward the issue surrounding the taxation of aircraft management fees.
Jul 17, 2017 - 9:54 AM
The House could vote on the ATC measure in a matter of days.
Jul 12, 2017 - 4:53 PM
Moves stem from what U.S. carrier calls continued breaches of Open Skies pacts