Following the tragic accident at the Shoreham Air Show on Saturday 22 August 2015 that resulted
in the loss of life of eleven members of the public the UK’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)
reviewed the arrangements for public flying displays in the UK.
This review is now complete and available at UK civil air display review: final report.
The Military Aviation Authority (MAA) supported this Review and will ensure that any lessons for
military air displays are read across into military regulations, which were also reviewed and
updated in parallel with the earlier CAA work.
The review was supported by UK Department for Transport Ministers.
The review sponsor was Mark Swan, the CAA’s Group Director for Safety and Airspace Regulation
(SARG). An independent, external panel of experts chaired by Geoffrey Podger CB, oversaw the review
and offered critical challenge.
Read all @UK_CAA
Aircraft engineer given suspended prison sentence for lying about exams
23 August, 2019
Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft
12 March, 2019
Causal factor analysis of airspace infringements published
31 January, 2019
Read all News
Girls in aviation day
22 October, 2018
Tackling crime and improving safety
4 October, 2018
‘Share the Air’ gets off to a flying start
1 December, 2017
Read All Blogs