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.

May 17, 2022, 1:47 PM

Court Thwarts East Hampton's Attempt To Close Airport

A court-ordered temporary restraining order has put East Hampton Town's plans to close its airport and reopen it as a private use facility on hold.

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May 27, 2022 - 1:40 AM
Cockpit image recording systems have been a hot-button topic for more than 20 years, but the time for the FAA to require them might have arrived.
Wreckage from fatal 2013 crash of N471M secured on the deck of a ship
May 26, 2022 - 5:26 AM
Former FAA inspector Cislo testifies at Hansen Helicopter trial.
Embraer fleet (Photo: Embraer)
May 22, 2022 - 12:44 PM
Embraer's new bizjet customers will receive 25 complimentary carbon-neutral flight hours from 4Air.
Capt. Sakeer Sheikh, managing director, Titan Aviation Group (Photo:) Titan Aviation)
May 22, 2022 - 11:11 AM
The approachability and speed of response of the San Marino Registry has aided Titan’s growth
May 21, 2022 - 3:21 PM
An EASA notice of proposed amendment aims to improve the ability to integrate the use of vibration health monitoring systems for helicopter rotors.
May 21, 2022 - 2:50 PM
The fatal crash of a Challenger 601-3A on May 5, 2019, was the result of a loss of control due to a rapid climb and inversion caused by severe turbulence.
May 19, 2022 - 12:28 PM
In a document issued during a congressional hearing this week, NBAA detailed business aviation’s commitment to sustainability.
Jet Aviation, Moscow Vnukovo
May 19, 2022 - 12:00 PM
The Russian business aviation sector is going into a tailspin as the ever-tightening Western sanctions over the war in Ukraine cripple the industry.
EBAA communications manager Róman Kok
May 19, 2022 - 11:00 AM
Delegations to annual One Young World global conference drove the development of a new European-focused sustainability program for business aviation.
Hadid expanding in Middle East
May 18, 2022 - 3:13 PM
Expo 2020 has boosted Dubai’s status as a regional hub.