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.

December 5, 2022, 11:01 PM

U.S. Selects Bell's V-280 Valor Tiltrotor For New Assault Aircraft

Bell's V-280 Valor tiltrotor technology beats Sikorsky and Boeing in battle to replace up to 4,000 Black Hawks for the U.S. Army.

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MEBAA founding and executive chairman Ali Alnaqbi
Dec 6, 2022 - 11:27 AM
Regional fuel companies say the onus is on commercial airlines in the region to drive SAF volumes.
World Cup Trophy
Dec 6, 2022 - 1:08 AM
Airports in Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Dubai in the UAE, Muscat in Oman, and Jordan’s Aqaba are all able to handle aircraft parking during the event.
Bell V-280 Valor tiltrotor airccraft
Dec 5, 2022 - 11:01 PM
Bell's V-280 Valor tiltrotor technology beats Sikorsky and Boeing in battle to replace up to 4,000 Black Hawks for the U.S. Army.
Eurocontrol's functional airspace blocks for the Single European Sky concept.
Dec 5, 2022 - 4:50 PM
The implementation of the Single Europe Sky project could save up to 10 percent of CO2 emissions across the region by modernizing air traffic management.
Bombardier Learjet 55 on foggy airport ramp
Dec 5, 2022 - 10:31 AM
Lying to the FAA leads to prison for habitual felon.
NasJet Embraer Legacy 600
Dec 5, 2022 - 12:01 AM
Charter demand has increased exponentially in the Kingdom and there are not enough aircraft in the market to meet demand.
Dec 1, 2022 - 8:35 AM
Marijuana law on the ground is different than law in the air.
Dec 1, 2022 - 7:32 AM
The federal "No Surprises Act" places the air ambulance industry in financial peril, according to the Association of Air Medical Services.
View from airplane during Misty Fjords Float Plane Tour in Ketchikan, Alaska
Nov 30, 2022 - 10:59 AM
The NTSB says voluntary safety measures by Ketchikan air tour operators are 'ineffective' and calls on FAA for SFAR governance.
Krimson Aviation CEO Dawit Lemma is preparing for business aviation growth opportunities in East Africa, including plans for a new FBO.
Nov 30, 2022 - 3:00 AM
The warring parties reportedly called a truce in Ethiopia’s civil war on November 2.