CAA begins new round of funding for 8.33 kHz radio switchover
New opportunity for pilots to part-finance purchase of new equipment
Pilot fined for flying into area restricted for air displays
Pilot pleads guilty to airspace infringement
Hot air balloon pilot fined for flying without a licence
A commercial hot air balloon pilot who flew passengers without a valid pilot's licence has been fined and ordered to pay costs.
Pilot licensing gets a makeover
Changes to pilot licensing introduced to allow online applications for commercial licences and dedicated appointment slots for those filed in person.
New Guidance on Third Country Licences
FAA licence holders based in the UK need to self-declare that they comply with European requirements
Other third country licence holders are required to validate their licence and begin conversion process to an EASA licence
Pilots overseas who are yet to comply with these requirements can fly
Pilot fined for breaching restricted Glastonbury airspace
A pilot has been prosecuted for flying his helicopter into and out of the 2016 Glastonbury Festival without permission.