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.
FIA Connect will feature a busy program of webinars and conferences, as well as a Meet the Buyer event and online meetings for young people.
European airframe maker Airbus reveals latest plans to address what it calls the gravest crisis the industry has ever faced.
EASA suspended flight authorization for Pakistan International Airways and Vision air following findings of invalid pilot licenses.
NBAA says the FAA pilot records NPRM “exemplifies regulatory overreach, going far beyond the intent of the legislative mandate."
From July 1, travel from 15 countries will be permitted into the European Union, based on their performance in dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.
With Europe moving towards relaxing its restrictions on Covid-19 travel, EBAA is advocating a concerted and consistent approach.
The order backlog for airliners as of the end of May stood at 13,779, with relatively few cancellations recorded to date.
The FAA extended SFAR to provide up to three months on certain deadlines surrounding medical, training, and testing requirements.
A new credit facility and loan for KLM has been agreed almost two months after sister company Air France got state aid.
The German airline's leading private shareholder had opposed state aid, which was contingent on the government taking a 20 percent stake in the company.