PPL Ground School available in Central London.
Following the popularity of our courses, AOPA are pleased to advise that a further evening programme of PPL Ground School will be run at our Central London offices.
Starting on 4 October 2016, AOPA will...Read more
UKAB launches new Airprox prevention guide.
A new campaign to cut the number of Airprox incidents involving general aviation (GA) pilots is launched today by the UK Airprox Board (UKAB) - the specialist body responsible for assessing airspace conflicts. While incidents...Read more
Exemption for Holders of FAA Pilot Licences - UPDATE To prevent being Grounded!
If you are flying on an FAA Pilot Licence you should be aware that to make use of this exemption you need to have completed the actions required...Read more
Acceptance of Training Gained Prior to 17 September 2012, Before Proceeding to a Skills Test.
The CAA have published Information Notice IN-2017/012 which explains the conditions for acceptance of training received prior to 17 September 2012 befoe proceeding to a Skills...Read more
AOPA Online GAR Service now works on all Browsers and Devices
AOPA, continuing to work for you, member or not, has continued an agreement with OnlineGAR.com to continue to offer a basic FREE online service.
Folliowing an update to the system, the...Read more
CAA consultation launched on airspace change process guidance.
The purpose of this consultation is for the CAA to learn your views on new guidance that they have drafted to support a new airspace change decision-making process.
In March 2016 the CAA consulted...Read more
Responsibilities of Operators, CAMOs,MOs Pilots of Ex-Military Aircraft with a CAA Permit to Fly.
The CAA have published Safety Notice SN-2017/002 to remind operators, Continuing Airworthiness Maintenance Organisations (CAMOs), Maintenance Organisations (MOs) and pilots of Ex-Military aircraft with a CAA Permit...Read more
CAP 493 SI 2017-02: Standardised European Rules of the Air (SERA).
Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 923/2012 (Standardised European Rules of the Air (SERA) Parts A & B) was incorporated into CAP 493 ‘Manual of Air Traffic Services (MATS) Part 1’ through...Read more
CAP 746: Requirements for Meteorological Observations at Aerodromes
CAP 746 contains procedures and information, which describe the provision of meteorological observations to civil aviation in the UK and the related regulatory requirements.
The CAA have published Issue 4 of CAP 746, which...Read more
Exeter Airport - Airspace Change Proposal.
Changes to airspace rules around Exeter Airport are being proposed to take account of the airport’s continued growth.
Passenger numbers at the airport have increased by 20% in the last five years and total aircraft movements...Read more