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.

Aug 19, 2019 - 11:51 AM
New rulemaking updates current FAA security threat disqualification regulations and consolidates them into one regulation that applies to all pilots.
Aug 17, 2019 - 8:26 AM
Pilatus Aircraft appears to be working on an upgrade to its PC-12 turboprop single that entails a higher-power engine and electronically controlled prop.
ExecuJet MRO Services Malaysia
Aug 16, 2019 - 10:06 AM
ExecuJet MRO Services Malaysia was granted the CAAR-145 certification this week by China for the Gulfstream GIV and Bombardier Challengers and Globals.
Aug 13, 2019 - 5:13 PM
NATA survey reveals 70 percent of operators are not reporting suspected illegal activity.
Aug 13, 2019 - 1:33 PM
Many factors both governmental and economic are rapidly laying the groundwork for GA to prosper in Brazil and beyond.
Aug 13, 2019 - 11:11 AM
Weeks after reaching a settlement agreement, the town of Norwood, Massachusetts, has apparently reneged on a deal to allow BEH to establish an FBO.
Aug 13, 2019 - 10:28 AM
He was sworn in as the 18th administrator, while Dan Elwell, who had been acting administrator, returns to the deptuy administrator post.
Aug 13, 2019 - 10:23 AM
Low-cost carrier Jeju Air adds capacity to China as Japanese services wane.
Aug 12, 2019 - 11:31 AM
Since the first engineered materials arrest system was installed in 1999, there have been 15 incidents where an aircraft has rolled onto one in an overrun.
Aug 12, 2019 - 5:57 AM
The nation is making an attempt to curtail illegal charter, with regulators embracing numerous solutions.