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Information on airworthiness including regulations, and guidance on how to get a certificate of Airworthiness.
CAP 1616 provides guidance on the regulatory process for changing the notified airspace design and planned and permanent redistribution of air traffic.
To use any radio transmitting device in the UK, it will need to either be licensed, or have a specific licence exemption. Information about applying for aeronautical radio licencing can be found on the Ofcom website.
The Skyway Code is designed to provide private pilots with easy, quick access to the key information they need.
As well as covering the regulations it includes examples of radio phraseology, tables to work out crosswind components and ground marshalling signals.
Regulations relating to unmanned aircraft
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