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.

October 26, 2020, 12:01 AM

3Q 2020 Saw a New Low in Airliner Orders and Deliveries

UK industry group ADS says Covid testing for airline passengers is the only way to rebuild consumer confidence and reverse decline in the aviation sector.

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Sep 11, 2020 - 11:50 AM
The FCC, evaluating both the L-band and C-band for drone use at the behest of Congress, is concerned that a number of critical systems already use L-band.
Sep 11, 2020 - 8:06 AM
EBAA webinar highlights regulatory concerns over training, charter, maintenance, plus new sustainability and cybersecurity requirements.
Sep 10, 2020 - 10:49 AM
The FAA has ended its previously initiated processes for the development of air tour management plans for some national parks.
Sep 10, 2020 - 10:33 AM
The EPA is holding a virtual public hearing to be held on September 17 to discuss its proposed greenhouse gas emission standards for large airplanes.
Sep 9, 2020 - 12:30 PM
Airport advocates in Santa Monica and East Hampton believe there is still time to save their local airports but operators must work with communities.
Sep 4, 2020 - 12:56 PM
Exosonic and Hermeus have been awarded contracts for faster-than-the-speed-of-sound aircraft by the USAF Presidential and Executive Directorate.
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Sep 4, 2020 - 9:35 AM
One Aviation can proceed with an expedited sale of its assets to a new buyer, a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge ruled on September 3.
Sep 4, 2020 - 7:12 AM
EBAA's September 3 webinar focused on what changes might be needed for aircraft charter, sales and acquisitions, as well as finance.
Sep 2, 2020 - 10:23 AM
In a welcome letter to new Canadian finance minister Chrystia Freeland, CBAA touted the contribution of business aviation to the country's economy.
Sep 2, 2020 - 8:53 AM
The decision to allow UAE airlines to fly over Saudi territory on their way to any country raises the possibility of flights to Israel.