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.
The NTSB vice chairman outlines ways he ensures his airplane's engines won't fail in flight at Wichita Aero Club luncheon.
The Boeing Commercial Airplanes marketing chief perceives a “convergence” of views among regulators over the past few months.
The FAA has published a draft Advisory Circular to provide guidance on acceptable means of compliance for onboard aircraft flight-crew sleeping areas.
Two temporary exemptions allowing more time for some aircraft operators in Australia to equip with ADS-B avionics expire next year.
No one sets out to be a whistleblower, but those who find themselves in that position should know what protections they are afforded.
A new report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office delved into the variables involved in pricing of FBO services.
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has decided to retain full authority to issue airworthiness certification to each 737 Max.
FAA's LAANC expands to four major airports, seven more service providers.
Three recently introduced bills would facilitate local restrictions of operations, preempting federal authority, six industry organizations said.
With more aircraft equipped with ADS-B, the Aviation Safety Reporting System is receiving more pilot comments on how ADS-B is helping to avoid collisions.