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.
Following the grounding of all 32 of the suspect 777s in operation in Japan, the FAA ordered immediate or “stepped up” inspection of 24 airplanes at UAL.
Airlines for America members agree to ask inbound international passengers to provide five data points.
Albuquerque, New Mexico-based One Aviation will now be liquidated after several failed reorganization attempts.
Baldwin Safety and Compliance is now offering its Internal Evaluation Program to clients at no cost.
Embraer welcomed a Brazilian decision to turn its attention away from a WTO process in favor of a broader effort to address aircraft subsidies.
FAA Administrator Steve Dickson will join NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen in a virtual town hall the association is hosting on March 3.
The Belgian arm of TUI Fly performed the first Max revenue flight in the EU since March 2019 with a service from Brussels to Alicante, Spain.
NATA Compliance Services' new CDCCheck System will help operators comply with Covid testing requirements for inbound international flights.
FlyDubai stands poised to return the Max to operation following the UAE’s clearance.
The public comment window on the National Fire Protection Association’s changes to NFPA 407 Standard for Aircraft Fuel Servicing is now open.