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.

Jul 21, 2020 - 9:36 AM
UK government and industry leaders consider the steps they will need to take to generate rapid progress in achieving net-zero carbon objectives.
A220 wing
Jul 21, 2020 - 7:14 AM
Former Airbus COO Tom Williams issued a blunt warning about the dangers facing the UK aerospace industry dealing with both Covid and Brexit.
Rolls innovation
Jul 21, 2020 - 7:00 AM
UK industry group ADS says the government must match public spending by other countries' aerospace industries to deal with threats posed by Covid, Brexit.
Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury
Jul 20, 2020 - 12:55 PM
The CEOs of Airbus and Leonardo worry of difficulties working with the UK aerospace sector if Britain doesn't reach a trade agreement with the EU.
Jul 20, 2020 - 11:25 AM
New EASA cybersecurity standards include helicopters.
Airbus UK wing factory in Broughton
Jul 20, 2020 - 7:36 AM
Senior industry leaders addressing the opening ceremony for the FIA Connect event indicated that the aerospace sector faces a long path to recovery.
West Air ATPF at Arlanda
Jul 20, 2020 - 6:00 AM
Airlines that have not benefitted from government aid struggle to survive the pandemic.
Jul 17, 2020 - 12:06 PM
An International Court of Justice Tuesday ruling that ICAO can hear Qatar’s case against four Arab neighbors emboldens Qatar Airways.
Jul 17, 2020 - 7:00 AM
The Max’s July 10 operational suitability flight marked one of the last procedural hurdles the program must clear before the FAA lifts its grounding.
Farnborough Airshow 2016
Jul 17, 2020 - 1:30 AM
Over four days, the industry will gather around a program of 77 webinars addressing all aspects of aerospace and defense.