The pilot didn't regard the situation as one requiring an emergency landing.
I would regard her response as an affirmative.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
The puppy regarded her with big brown eyes.
They regarded him with solemn faces as he reported the bad news.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
This is a letter regarding your alleged payment last month.
There is no further news yet that regards to the fate of the fishing boat.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3