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.

November 25, 2022, 4:39 AM

Removal of EU Laws Creates Uncertainty for UK's Aviation Sector

Hundreds of European Union aviation-related laws could be scrapped under "sunsetting" provisions in the UK's post-Brexit Retained EU Law Bill.

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5G Cell Tower
Nov 15, 2022 - 1:03 PM
Aviation coalition seeks more time to retrofit aircraft with radar altimeters resistant to 5G C-band interference.
Crash Resistant Fuel System installed on Airbus Helicopters AS350 AStar fuselage display during HAI Heli-Expo 2022
Nov 14, 2022 - 11:51 AM
EASA is proposing a rule that would require crash-resistant fuel systems in all in-production helicopters and most in-service rotorcraft.
Climate protestors targeted business aviation operations at European airports this week.
Nov 11, 2022 - 7:22 AM
European environmental groups demanding a ban on all private jet flights this week tried to disrupt airports in the UK, Italy, and the Netherlands.
Expedited land border crossing between Canada and USA, with reserved lanes for frequent pre-approved travelers
Nov 10, 2022 - 12:24 PM
Some 70 aviation and travel groups have asked the U.S. and Canadian governments to reopen programs that ease border crossings for vetted travelers.
Beechcraft E90 King Air registration N515GK on snow and ice covered airport ramp in 2021
Nov 10, 2022 - 12:07 PM
The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said there was moderate icing in the area where a King Air crashed on approach to Mid-Ohio Valley Airport.
Embraer's E190-E2 in flight
Nov 10, 2022 - 11:42 AM
This week the Civil Aviation Administration of China issued type certificates to ATR and Embraer, as Boeing's 737 Max remains grounded in the country.
Hadid Ground Support worker in front of business jet
Nov 9, 2022 - 12:10 PM
MEBAA’s founding and executive chairman, Ali Alnaqbi, has confirmed Hadid’s appointment.
GAMA president and CEO Pete Bunce being interviewed during CJI Miami conference
Nov 8, 2022 - 12:57 PM
Speaking last week at the Corporate Jet Investor in Miami, GAMA president and CEO Pete Bunce addressed hurdles in workforce, supply chain and regulations.
Hawker 800XP with damage in hangar
Nov 8, 2022 - 10:38 AM
According to the NTSB, the crew's delayed decision to go-around caused a hard landing that substantially damaged the airplane and injured the copilot.
The 48-seat ATR42-600 regional airliner.
Nov 8, 2022 - 4:46 AM
The Civil Aviation Administration of China has opened the door for the European airframer to re-enter the Chinese air transport market.