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.

June 29, 2022, 9:16 AM

ICAO Calls on Russia to Cease Dual Aircraft Registration

The UN’s aviation arm resolves to call on Russia to end its infractions of the Chicago Convention.

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Lufthansa Cargo jet on takeoff
Jul 7, 2022 - 12:33 PM
The European Parliament sets ambitious targets for an EU-wide mandate to uplift SAF that includes the world’s first e-fuel uptake obligation.
Jul 5, 2022 - 6:41 PM
Transport Canada has announced $105 million in funding for three Nav Canada projects to help upgrade aviation safety and efficiency across the country.
Exterior of Jet Aviation facility in Basel, Switzerland illuminated at night
Jul 5, 2022 - 8:00 AM
Under sanctions imposed due to Russian aggression in Ukraine, many Russian-owned business jets now languish in limbo.
Cessna Citation Longitude on display in showroom hangar
Jul 1, 2022 - 10:55 AM
Textron Aviation this week delivered a special-mission Cessna Citation Longitude to the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau.
Jun 30, 2022 - 11:18 AM
NBAA’s Tax Committee and regulatory issues advisory group have jointly created a new, members-only resource on exporting aircraft from the U.S.
Jun 29, 2022 - 5:07 PM
The Department of Transportation’s Office of the Inspector General confirmed that it will audit the FAA's oversight of B737 and 787 production processes.
Jun 29, 2022 - 1:57 PM
In a letter to Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, six general aviation groups ask for a meeting to discuss solutions to air traffic disruptions.
Heli-One maintenance technicians inspect flight deck of a helicopter at Heli-One's Rzeszow, Poland facility
Jun 29, 2022 - 11:54 AM
Approval for Continuing Airworthiness Management Organization (CAMO) allows a company to support an aircraft through its complete lifecycle.
Jun 29, 2022 - 9:16 AM
The UN’s aviation arm resolves to call on Russia to end its infractions of the Chicago Convention.
Jun 28, 2022 - 11:36 AM
NBAA has secured a limited exemption for certain association members from the FAA requirement to begin reporting pilot records to an electronic database.