New reporting rules set to help improve aviation safety
The introduction of new European rules on the reporting of aviation safety incidents and occurrences will help to further improve safety levels in both the commercial and private sectors, the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said today.
CAA announces membership of new independent challenge panel, as review into air show safety continues
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has today announced further details of its review into air show safety and has confirmed expert members have been appointed to an independent challenge panel to guide the review's work.
CAA statement on Shoreham Airshow incident
CAA statement on Shoreham Air Show incident.
CAA announces restrictions on UK airshows
The changes have been made following the tragic accident at the Shoreham Air Show on Saturday 22 August.
Infringement hotspots face big reduction targets
Infringement reduction targets announced for six UK 'hotpots'.
CAA announces plans for certification of offshore helidecks
An enhanced certification process would raise safety levels for the 300 plus helidecks in UK waters.
New safety proposals for helicopter operations to unattended offshore installations announced
Offshore Helicopter Safety Action Group (OHSAG) to set up a working group to investigate and implement proposals.
Bristol to get ‘listening out’ squawk
Great news for aircraft fitted with a Mode A/C or Mode S transponder
Retailers reminded of dangerous goods rules following conviction
Sulphuric acid burned two Post Office staff due to company non-compliance with regulations.
CAA statement on Germanwings incident
Details have emerged regarding the tragic Germanwings incident.