• Please see below for details of events that staff from our GA Unit will be attending.

  • Location   Event details CAA involvement

    Bristol

    The 38th Bristol balloon fiesta, is principally a gathering for balloon enthusiasts, with 150 hot air balloons and ground attractions including music and a fair but there are also air displays. Balloon launches of Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Nightglows on Thursday and Saturday.

    Staff from our GA unit will be available to provide technical advice on  any Airworthiness, Operations and Policy enquiries 

     

    Location   Event details CAA involvement

    Popham airfield, Hampshire

    The UK is to host the 2016 World Microlight Championships and World Paramotor Championships at Popham.

    Staff from our GA unit will be available during the event to provide technical advice on  any Airworthiness, Operations and Policy enquiries. 

     

    Location   Event details CAA involvement

    Sywell Aerodrome, 

    Northamptonshire

    The annual LAA Rally, attracts close to two thousand visiting aircraft and represents the single largest event of its kind in Europe. 

    Visit the CAA stand to meet staff from:

    The GA Unit
    for technical advice on  any Airworthiness, Operations and Policy enquiries 

    The Shared Service Centre
    for help with any questions about pilot licences  

     

    Location   Event details CAA involvement

    Telford International Centre, 

    Shropshire

    FLYER Live is the UK's biggest indoor aviation event, previously known as “The Flying Show”    The event attracts aircraft owners, builders, pilots/students and aviation enthusiast.

     

    Visit the CAA stand to meet staff from:

    The GA Unit
    for technical advice on  any Airworthiness, Operations and Policy enquiries 

    The Shared Service Centre
    for help with any questions about pilot licences  

     

  • Please see below for details of events that staff from our GA Unit have attended.

  • On 19th January a delegation from the GA Strategic Forum met Aviation Minister Robert Goodwill MP to discuss the first formal Progress Report on the Department of Transport General Aviation Strategy issued in March 2015.

    Read the meeting report.