Extensions to existing SERA related Special VFR and Class D/E VMC exemptions take effect.
The CAA continues to work closely with DfT, EASA and the Commission on SERA matters. This includes resolution of SERA implementation issues, and support to EASA and...Read more
Welcome to the August 2015 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
EASA new Regulation 2015/1088 Minimum Inspection Programme (MIP)
To standardise maintenance programmes for EASA regulated aircraft a new Minimum Inspection Programme (MIP) has been introduced by EASA. This is an amendment to the
Part M regulation and will apply to ELA1 aircraft...Read more
Liverpool John Lennon Airport GNSS (RNAV) Consultation.
The Airport is keen to take account of the views of those who have an interest in the introduction of a new Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) final approach procedures for Runway 09 and...Read more
Drones users must observe rules of the sky, or face prosecution.
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), in conjunction with NATS and pilots’ union, BALPA, have launched a new drone awareness initiative targeting the increasing number of recreational drone users in...Read more
Annual General Meeting 22nd September 2015.
The 49th Annual General Meeting of the British Light Aviation Centre Ltd, trading as the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association of the UK, will be held on Tuesday 22nd September 2015 at AOPA, 50a Cambridge...Read more
EDF withdraws appeal on proposed Wind Farm near Popham.
EDF Energy Renewables has confirmed that it is withdrawing its appeal against the decision of three Hampshire councils to refuse planning permission for a proposed wind farm near Bullington Cross.
The Bullington Cross...Read more
EASA - Notice of Proposed Amendment for Light Part M.
EASA have now launched the Notice of Proposed Amendment (NPA) for Light Part M maintenance. This NPA addresses a proportionality issue related to the requirements imposed on the lighter end of...Read more
United Flying Octogenarians.
The USA founded UFO – “United Flying Octogenarians” is launching its European Area.
Founded in the USA in 1982, when an enquiry at the FAA (Federal Aviation Authority) confirmed that there were 6,000 pilots over the age of 80...Read more
TAG Farnborough Airport – Airspace Change Proposal - Part B Report.
Feedback Report Part B, which details how suggestions, refinements and objections have been considered for the final proposal, is available to view and download from the TAG Farnborough Airport Airspace...Read more