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.
CEO Dennis Muilenburg expresses concern over trade tensions but thinks cooler heads will prevail
CAA grants airport's request for Class D airspace designation despite GA objections.
Future Combat Air Strategy could include “system of systems” with multiple types of aircraft, swarms of drones, and other advanced concepts.
UK’s exit from EASA could halt aerospace production lines, warn executives.
GAMA supported the UK's proposed continued involvement in EASA, but said little time remains to work out details in areas such as oversight.
Sukhoi is pushing ahead with de-westernized version and SSJ75, and could get a substantial Iranian order as western firms are forces to retreat.
More than four years since MH370 disappeared, ICAO’s 15-minute normal tracking interval mandate goes into effect on November 8.
The administration, however, has indicated plans to continue ATC overhaul push.
While the agency largely dismissed the AOPA complaint against Key West International Airport, it did find a grant assurance violation.
Washington lobbyists have been concerned about an apparent lack of momentum with the bill.