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.
EASA has issued a Notice of Proposed Amendment (NPA) that aims to mitigate the potential effects of cybersecurity threats on aviation safety.
The lack of a quorum on the Ex-Im board has prevented the bank to sign off on loans over $10 million for the past four years.
Speakers at the Aviation Africa Summit in Kigali call for the end of “shortsighted” policies.
The current LOA process takes six months, and stakeholders and the FAA are working to streamline it.
More than 96 percent of participating shareholders vote in favor of the transaction between the Brazilian and U.S. airframers.
Charter association welcomes conviction of pilot of illegal charter flight which crashed following departure when 426 lbs overweight.
A Phnom Penh seminar on the Cape Town treaty’s benefits included the U.S. FAA and Boeing.
Only 30 percent of the rotorcraft fleet is equipped with an install rate of about 100 a month.
On April 6, nav data from some GPS receivers will become inaccurate unless they are reset to account for the next so-called “week number” rollover event.
The most recent FAA review raises 26 “issues” with Thai safety practices and oversight.