New CAA guidelines: Making air travel more accessible for passengers with hidden disabilities
New guidance on how airports should support people with hidden disabilities including dementia, autism, mental health problems and sensory impairment
Night and IFR approval for Permit to Fly aircraft following CAA-LAA agreement
Aircraft operating under a Permit to Fly airworthiness approval, and overseen by the Light Aircraft Association (LAA), can now be authorised to fly at night or under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR).
CAA statement on sky's the limit campaign
Making the UK's airspace more efficient will decrease journey times for passengers and bring environmental benefits
Drone safety targeted by new initiative
New DroneSafe.uk website launched in partnership with UK air traffic control body NATS
Opodo and eDreams update their websites to improve clarity and price transparency
Significant changes have been made following a CAA investigation
CAA sets out expectations to Heathrow Airport for delivering a new runway
Following the Government’s announcement of Heathrow as its preferred location for a new runway, the CAA has today written to John Holland-Kaye, the airport’s chief executive, setting out its expectations for the efficient delivery of this new infrastructure.
Drone's eye view - CAA and VisitEngland launch '400ft Britain'
Drone photography and videography competition promotes safe drone flying and the UK Dronecode
CAA statement on Monarch’s ATOL licences (12 October 2016)
A CAA spokesperson said: “The CAA has renewed Monarch's ATOL licences until the end of September 2017 following confirmation that all licence requirements have been met.
CAA statement on Super Puma EC225LP and AS332L2 Airworthiness Directive
The UK CAA's existing restriction, prohibiting all commercial flying of Airbus
Helicopters’ Super Puma EC225LP and AS332L2, remains in place.
CAA statement on the extension of Monarch ATOL licences (30 September 2016)
The CAA has granted Monarch a 12 day extension to its existing ATOL licences. The extended licences will now expire at 23:59 on 12 October 2016.