• Sponsor: NATS

    Framework briefing held with organisations considering proposal of the change TBD
    Sponsor external consultation document (with associated appendices)  
    Sponsor’s external consultation feedback report  
    Sponsor’s formal airspace change proposal (date received by CAA)  
    Operational assessment by CAA  
    Consultation assessment by CAA  
    Environmental assessment by CAA  
    Decision document (CAA change approval) 27 July 16 
    AIRAC distribution date/AIP amendment  
    Change implementation date March 19
  • The purpose of the PIR is for the CAA, as the independent regulator, to assess whether the change has delivered the anticipated impacts and benefits set out in the original airspace change proposal and decision, and if not to ascertain why and determine the most appropriate course of action.