Pilot fined for breaching restricted Glastonbury airspace

A pilot has been prosecuted for flying his helicopter into and out of the 2016 Glastonbury Festival without permission.

read more

Did Santa fill your stocking with a new drone?

  • Currys PC World drone sales up 60% this year.

  • Over three million people in the UK were considering buying a drone for Christmas: CAA research

  • The CAA asks new owners to use their drones safely and responsibly by following the Dronecode

  • New video from Air Traffic Control providers NATS promotes 'pilot-like' behaviour

  • read more

    CAA statement on Super Puma EC225LP and AS332L2 Airworthiness Directive

    The UK CAA's existing restriction, prohibiting all commercial flying of Airbus Helicopters’ Super Puma EC225LP and AS332L2, remains in place.

    read more

    Amazon UK Services Ltd ordered to pay £65,000 for breaching dangerous goods regulations

    Online retailer Amazon UK Services Ltd has been fined £65,000 for breaching dangerous goods regulations.

    read more

    Amazon guilty of breaching dangerous goods rules

    Online retailer Amazon UK Services Ltd has been found guilty of breaching dangerous goods rules, following a prosecution by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).

    read more

    Pilot guilty of disrupting Red Arrows display

    A pilot has pleaded guilty to flying his helicopter through a Red Arrows display, causing the world famous aerobatic team to abandon their routine. Luton Magistrates' Court heard Andrew Kane (62) from Leighton Buzzard, flew his Gazelle helicopter into restricted airspace, put in place to protect the Red Arrows' display, at an air show at Old Warden aerodrome in Bedfordshire in May this year.    

    read more

    Offshore helicopter restrictions extended

    Update following the Norwegian Super Puma helicopter accident

    read more

    Statement on Heathrow drone incident

    Anyone operating a drone must do so responsibly and observe all relevant rules and regulations

    read more

    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.

    read more

    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.

    read more

    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • >

    News Tags

    Filter the new articles by selecting a category below:

    Remove the following filter: