PPL Ground School available in Central London.
Starting on 6 October 2015, AOPA will be running a ground school for ab-initio pilots.
The School will take place at the AOPA offices at 50a Cambridge Street in Victoria and will take place each...Read more
Welcome to the February 2016 Enews of IAOPA Europe, which goes out to 23,000 aircraft owners and pilots in 27 countries across the continent.
Newsletter now available on the IAOPA EU website
Policy and guidance on mounting cameras on aircraft.
The CAA have published CAP1369 which details the policy and provides guidance for mounting cameras on aircraft.
If you wish to attach a small camera (such as a GoPro) to a non EASA certified...Read more
CAA statutory charges 2016/17 Consultations.
Although the CAA Statutory Charges 2016/17 Consultation was planned to go live on 21 January, further discussion on the air display proposed charges ensued. However, the CAA have now announced that the two Charges Consultations are...Read more
Stratford-upon-Avon Herald: Save Wellesbourne Airfield Campaign.
The Stratford-upon-Avon Herald has started a campaign to help save Wellesbourne Airfield from closure and development for housing. Airfield businesses have been served with notice to cease trading by 24 December 2016. This story will...Read more
CAP 1371 UK Civil Air Display Review: Actions that impact on UK civil air displays in 2016.
The CAA have published CAP 1371 Civil Air Display Review which details the actions that impact on civil air displays in 2016.
CAP 1371 Introduction:
Introduction of the Part-FCL Competency-Based Instrument Rating in the UK.
The second 2014 amendment to the Aircrew Regulation (Regulation (EC) 1178/2011 as amended) has introduced an alternative route to obtaining an Instrument Rating (IR) that is often referred to as the...Read more
Introduction of the Part-FCL En-Route Instrument Rating in the UK.
The third amendment to the Aircrew Regulation (Regulation (EU) No. 1178/2011 as amended), has introduced a new rating for flight in accordance with the Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) in aeroplanes. It...Read more
Designation of UK Examiners for Skill Tests for Initial Issue of Licences, Ratings and Certificates.
ARA.FCL.205(c) requires the UK CAA to have procedures to designate examiners for the conduct of skill tests on holders of UK issued licences or applicants for...Read more
EASA INSTRUMENT FLYING SURVEY.
As part of rulemaking task RMT.0677 concerning the Basic Instrument Rating, EASA has launched a simple online survey which we strongly recommend all those interested in instrument flying should complete by 01 March 2016. The link to...Read more