Regulations and Government

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October 19, 2020, 12:10 PM

District Court Dismisses NBAA Case To Preserve SMO

The U.S. District Court dismissed a lawsuit by NBAA and airport advocates to preserve SMO on procedural and jurisdictional grounds.

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Oct 19, 2020 - 12:20 PM
The UK government is considering introducing a test days after arriving in the country with a shorter self-isolation period of seven days.
SMO
Oct 19, 2020 - 12:10 PM
The U.S. District Court dismissed a lawsuit by NBAA and airport advocates to preserve SMO on procedural and jurisdictional grounds.
Oct 19, 2020 - 11:16 AM
ICAO has delayed the applicability date of a new global reporting format for assessing runway conditions and runway condition reports to pilots.
Oct 16, 2020 - 3:55 PM
The plan for antigen testing to start at Paris airports as soon as next month drew kudos from IATA.
Oct 16, 2020 - 10:25 AM
The UK's Information Commissioner’s Office imposed its largest penalty ever against BA for processing personal data without adequate security measures.
Oct 16, 2020 - 8:57 AM
The Boeing 737 Max could be ready to fly in Europe before the end of the year.
David Henderson
Oct 16, 2020 - 6:35 AM
The UK CAA is pressing criminal charges against David Henderson over his role in an alleged illegal charter flight that killed soccer player Emiliano Sala.
new customs facility
Oct 15, 2020 - 2:46 PM
The University of Illinois-Willard Airport (CMI) located in Champaign, inaugurated its new general aviation U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility.
Oct 14, 2020 - 5:39 PM
With its remaining workforce furloughed, a bid to liquidate the former Eclipse 500/550 manufacturer and support provider’s assets is reportedly under way.
Oct 14, 2020 - 12:05 PM
Boston Executive Helicopters is again seeking court action in its struggle to open an FBO at Norwood (Massachusetts) Airport.