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UK – EU Transition, and UK Civil Aviation Regulations

To access current UK civil aviation regulations, including AMC and GM, CAA regulatory documents, please use this link to UK Regulation. Please note, if you use information and guidance under the Headings below, the references to EU regulations or EU websites in our guidance will not be an accurate information or description of your obligations under UK law. These pages are undergoing reviews and updates.

Sponsor: NATS / Belfast City Airport / Belfast Aldergrove Airport

This proposal seeks to rationalise the controlled airspace structure over Northern Ireland by reclassifying the Belfast Terminal Manoeuvring Area as Class D airspace.

Last updated: 15 April 2016

Framework briefing held with organisations considering proposal of the change 21 Sep 15
Sponsor external consultation document (with associated appendices) 9 Oct 15 to 14 Dec 15
Sponsor's external consultation feedback report 7 Jan 16
Sponsor's formal airspace change proposal (date received by CAA) 7 Jan 16
Operational assessment by CAA TBN
Consultation assessment by CAA TBN
Environmental assessment by CAA N/A
Decision document (CAA change approval) 14 Apr 16
Change implementation date 26 May 16
AIRAC distribution date / AIP amendment 14 Apr 16
PIR initiation date TBN
Sponsor's analysis TBN
CAA PIR assessment TBN

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