Aviation Industry Regulation
This is the first book to explain how the government regulates the aviation industry.
Chapter 1 defines key terms and provides an overall view of the industry. Chapter 2 describes the evolution of regulations and regulatory agencies. The third chapter explains how federal regulators exercise authority. Chapter 4 discusses regulatory powers in state and local governments. Chapter 5 explains how a regulation is formulated. Chapter 6 examines four categories of aviation: regulations related to airline business practices, to safety, to the environment, and to miscellaneous factors. Chapter 7 discusses ways in which major segments of the industry are actually regulated. And Chapter 8 forecasts future directions in aviation regulation.