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.
CBD is technically not prohibited, but consumption or use nonetheless carries big risks for pilots.
Khamraj Lall was found guilty of conspiracy to distribute cocaine and money laundering via his Exec Jet Club air charter business.
The Canadian Business Aviation Association is leading a fight against a proposal for a 10 percent tax on “luxury" vehicles, which includes aircraft.
Sen. Cruz said the conversation needs to be reset on ATC, while Bolen said aviation community should come together on "targeted solutions."
The charges against the pilot in command of the Aeroflot SSJ100 carry a prison sentence of seven years.
Boeing and Embraer now expect the acquisition to close in early 2020 rather than this year.
The EU is calling for a negotiated solution and a new regime on aircraft subsidies.
In seeking standards, ACI World is concerned that supersonic aircraft may reach the market before key noise and emissions issues are addressed.
U.S. transportation safety board issues seven recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration related to the Boeing 737 Max.
Setting a clear CO2 target is critical if aviation is to respond and plan efficiently, while no clear alternatives to burning jet fuel yet exist.