New CAA report rates airports on quality of assistance for passengers with a disability or reduced mobility
The quality of assistance
airports provide to disabled people and those with reduced mobility is the
focus of a new performance report by the UK Civil Aviation Authority.
EU funding on the way for UK GA, Grant made available for 8.33 kHz radio equipage
EU funding on the way for UK GA 8.33 kHz radio equipage
CAA statement on lowcostholidays
CAA statement on lowcostholidays, which has ceased trading.
CAA steps in to protect holidaymakers after Turkey-specialist travel company collapses
Around 1,200 holidaymakers are being assisted by the ATOL protection scheme, following the collapse of a West-Midlands based travel company.
Air Travel Trust assists more than 4,700 ATOL protected holidaymakers in 2015/16
The Air Travel Trust has helped refund and repatriate more than 4,700 ATOL protected holidaymakers in the last financial year.
Statement on EU referendum vote
There will be no immediate change to civil aviation regulation nor the CAA's role in the EU and the European Aviation Safety Agency
Offshore helicopter restrictions updated
Following a report by the Norwegian accident investigators on 1 June, restrictions have been extended to prohibit all flying by EC225LP and AS332L2 helicopters until further information is available.
Licences to be provisionally suspended for infringing pilots
Pilots who infringe controlled airspace could have their licences provisionally suspended while the incident is assessed
Offshore helicopter restrictions extended
Update following the Norwegian Super Puma helicopter accident
Changes to private pilot medical requirements announced
Following a public consultation, 96% of those responding agreed with our proposals, which will lead to both cost and time savings for pilots and, in most cases, remove the need for GP or AME involvement.