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.

Mar 12, 2018 - 12:53 PM
Threshold requirement for hardened cockpit doors for aircraft with 19 or fewer seats raised from 100,310 pounds mtow to 120,152 pounds.
Mar 12, 2018 - 10:58 AM
Compliance with new performance-based communication and surveillance requirements will be required to fly on three North Atlantic Track routes.
Mar 9, 2018 - 7:29 AM
UK association plays central part in EBAA but has mainly focused recently on bolstering its relevance to the UK bizav sector.
Mar 8, 2018 - 10:46 AM
Would allocate $5 million per year, from 2019 to 2023, for grants to support the education and recruitment of aviation maintenance technical workers.
Mar 5, 2018 - 5:03 PM
The groups are getting a jump on the fiscal 2019 budgeting process as Congress wraps up fiscal 2018.
Mar 5, 2018 - 12:26 PM
The U.S. aerospace industry relies heavily on imported aluminum, hence the concerns.
Mar 2, 2018 - 6:59 AM
The proposal incorporates all PBN certification requirements into a single specification.
Feb 27, 2018 - 10:44 PM
The sudden change of heart means that Rep. Bill Shuster's efforts to pass H.R. 2997 have ended, for now.
Feb 27, 2018 - 11:54 AM
The bill is intended to create jobs in the state.
Feb 26, 2018 - 3:51 PM
Helicopter owners and operators need to understand that many of the provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 have a direct impact on them.