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.

SAF fueling
Sep 16, 2021 - 12:58 PM
The Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative applauded the U.S. government’s recognition of the role that SAF will play in decarbonization efforts.
Air Charter Expo 2021
Sep 14, 2021 - 12:14 PM
The UK charter industry regrets the country’s departure from the EU that ushered in the need to obtain country-specific permits for flights into the EU.
Sep 14, 2021 - 9:42 AM
This will be the fourth time FAA Administrator Steve Dickson has been a speaker at an NBAA event.
Sep 10, 2021 - 12:17 PM
Owner trusts provide a well understood and essential tool for ownership and financing of aircraft by citizens and non-citizens.
Sep 9, 2021 - 1:01 PM
Curtiss-Wright has teamed with SoCal Jets and Peregrine Avionics to develop an affordable solution to meet new AFAC requirements for flight data recorders.
Sep 8, 2021 - 8:11 AM
A Delaware judge has ruled that Boeing’s board must face a shareholder liability claim over the twin crashes of the 737 Max.
Sep 7, 2021 - 12:14 PM
Canada, which has some of the strictest Covid-19 travel and border measures in the world, is now prohibiting flights from Morocco.
Sep 7, 2021 - 12:08 PM
The frequency of laser strikes on aircraft is a growing problem, according to the FAA.
Sep 3, 2021 - 10:17 AM
Santa Clara County wants Reid-Hillview Airport closed sooner than grant obligations would permit and end leaded fuel in the meantime.
Sep 1, 2021 - 8:23 AM
Schedules call for delivery of Jazeera's 16th and 17th aircraft in early September