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.
CAA statement on Norwegian helicopter accident and operating restrictions
Full details of the restrictions in place are available in our new safety directive
Ofgem and the CAA to work together on enforcement
Ofgem and the CAA have today announced that they will share the Enforcement Decision Panel (EDP) set up by Ofgem in 2014, with the CAA having access to the panel for its competition-related regulatory activity.
Statement on Heathrow drone incident
Anyone operating a drone must do so responsibly and observe all relevant rules and regulations
CAA publishes final report from Civil Air Display Review
The CAA has today published the final report from its Civil Air Display Review, confirming a series of measures aimed at making UK civil air displays even safer.
CAA announces decision on Birmingham Airport departures route changes
Part of projects aimed at improving airspace infrastructure to deliver a more efficient use of airspace and enable environmental improvements.
Holiday habits: ‘returnerism’ widespread among UK holidaymakers
New research from ATOL has found that ‘returnerism’* is widespread among UK holidaymakers, with nearly a third of people (30 per cent) returning to the same holiday destination every single year.
New easy process to enable electronic identification of light aircraft announced
New proposals to allow GA airspace users in uncontrolled UK airspace to use low cost, low power electronic devices to be more visible to each other
CAA announces air show fees decision following consultation
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has today announced the outcome of its consultation on charges for air displays.