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.

Jun 22, 2017 - 10:21 AM
Genav groups warn that "any structural and governance reforms that require protections for an important sector of users is fundamentally flawed.”
Jun 21, 2017 - 1:15 PM
Tthe changes in this year’s bill represent a series compromise designed to reach some of the most vocal critics.
Jun 20, 2017 - 11:21 AM
The FAA is already engaged in technical discussions with the UK Department of Transport and the Civil Aviation Authority about specific steps.
Jun 20, 2017 - 10:55 AM
Companion bills introduced in House and Senate have gained broad support from airports, states and business and general aviation groups.
Siemens Extra 330 LE
Jun 20, 2017 - 10:11 AM
Professional Engineering Association created its first consensus driven standard for aviation one century ago
Jun 17, 2017 - 8:57 AM
Quick ETOPS approval sought as adoption of new engines gathers pace.
Jun 17, 2017 - 1:51 AM
A celebration of 100 years of French and U.S. partnership in aviation is at the center of the newly rebranded U.S. Pavilion
Jun 15, 2017 - 6:22 PM
TFRs in Palm Beach created 'dire situation.'
Jun 15, 2017 - 12:37 PM
OEMs and supply chains are at the forefront of this year’s Paris Air Show with a series of conferences titled "How to do business with?"
Jun 15, 2017 - 12:06 PM
The case is to come up for debate during a June 22 conference.