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Instruction and Testing in Permit to Fly Aircraft

27-03-2015

Instruction and Testing in Permit to Fly Aircraft

ORS4 No 1093 Instruction and Testing in Permit to Fly Aircraft. The CAA have announced that any aircraft of 2730 kg or less registered in the United Kingdom with a national Permit to Fly are now exempt from: a) article 23(1)(c) of...

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GA - Economic Value and Strategy Reports

26-03-2015

GA - Economic Value and Strategy Reports

GA - Economic Value and Strategy Reports. In advance of this Saturday’s GA Strategy launch at Duxford, the Department for Transport have published the GA Strategy document and accompanying economic research into the value of GA online: General aviation: economic value General aviation...

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Consultation - Reporting of passenger and crew information for customs purposes

26-03-2015

Consultation - Reporting of passenger and crew information for customs purposes

Consultation - Reporting of passenger and crew information for customs purposes. HMRC have launched a consultation on proposed reporting of passenger and crew infiormation for customs purposes, both before departure from and before return to the UK. The closing date for...

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Consultation - GA Rules and ANO Review

26-03-2015

Consultation - GA Rules and ANO Review

Consultation - GA Rules and ANO Review A root and branch review of many of the national rules and regulations that affect UK General Aviation (GA) is underway through a consultation on the elements in the Air Navigation Order (ANO) that...

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Additional benefits for AOPA visitors to Jersey

24-03-2015

Additional benefits for AOPA visitors to Jersey

Additional benefits for AOPA visitors to Jersey. Charles Strasser, Vice President AOPA UK, has announced additional benefits for AOPA visitors to Jersey. Worldwide members of AOPA, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, already benefit from 7 days free parking for aircraft under...

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Non-European Licences for Private Operation of EASA Aircraft Registered in the UK

18-03-2015

Non-European Licences for Private Operation of EASA Aircraft Registered in the UK

Non-European Licences for Private Operation of EASA Aircraft Registered in the UK. Pending the coming into effect of European rules for the validation of pilot licences for non-commercial flights on 8 April 2016, this general validation renders foreign licences valid under...

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Norwich Controlled Airspace Reduced after CAA Review

06-03-2015

Norwich Controlled Airspace Reduced after CAA Review

Norwich Controlled Airspace Reduced after CAA Review Following a recent review of Norwich International Airport’s (NIA) controlled airspace (CAS), the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced a reduction in the size of the Class D airspace. Although acknowledging that the...

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Introduction of an Emergency General Aviation Report (GAR) Telephone Line

28-02-2015

Introduction of an Emergency General Aviation Report (GAR) Telephone Line

    Introduction of an Emergency General Aviation Report (GAR) Telephone Line (0845 723 1110) From 1 March 2015, we are pleased to announce the launch of an Emergency General Aviation Report (GAR) Telephone Line for General Aviation (GA) pilots, operators and owners...

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Standardised European Rules of the Air (SERA) - Summary of Changes

27-02-2015

Standardised European Rules of the Air (SERA) - Summary of Changes

SERA - Summary of Changes. The Standardised European Rules of the Air (commonly referred to as SERA) took effect across Europe on 4 December 2014 and in the UK superseded most (but not all) of the UK Rules of the Air Regulations...

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Airfield Planning Issues

25-02-2015

Airfield Planning Issues

Airfield Planning Issues. The past three months have seen over thirty requests for assistance from owners, operators and supporters of flying sites. This reflects the continuing trend of airfield pressures, both from economic and housing threats which made up 10 of...

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Events

Events Diary

   
 
Date Title Venue Category
08.05.15 - 09.05.15 Biggin Hill Airport (EGKB) Exhibition
29.05.15 - 31.05.15 Sywell EGBK Exhibition
04.06.15 - 06.06.15 Cannes Aiprort Air Display

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