e-Licensing becomes reality for commercial pilots
E-licensing for commercial pilots goes live.
Drones flying high with 1.5 million to be sold this Christmas; CAA reminds users of the need to follow safety rules
CAA urges consumers to buy from responsible retailers and follow the Dronecod
New drone responsible retailer scheme launched
Civil Aviation Authority response to Heathrow Airport noise footprint report
CAA response to Heathrow Airport noise report
Operators of unlicensed airfields asked to update details for VFR charts
The CAA and NATS have launched a survey to help update the details of unlicensed airfields and aerial sporting activity locations.
Civil Aviation Authority appoints Richard Moriarty as new Chief Executive
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Moriarty as its new Chief Executive.
Consultation: CAA proposes guidelines for airlines on improving assistance to people with hidden disabilities
The UK Civil Aviation Authority is consulting on a new regulatory framework to ensure passengers with hidden disabilities get the assistance they need from airlines.
South Coast and South West drone users attend Share the air event at Compton Abbas airfield
On Saturday 11th November, over 100 South
Coast and South West drone users gathered at Compton Abbas airfield for one of
the UK’s first major drone safety events.
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.
ATOL steps in to protect holidaymakers following travel company failure
More than 18,000 holidaymakers will
be looked after by the ATOL protection scheme following the failure of an Essex-based
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.