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Bearhawk Aircraft announced the introduction of its largest model to date, the Bearhawk 5

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Yet another casualty of the coronavirus pandemic, the Jersey Aero Club announced at the end of May that it had gone into administration after the Covid-19 crisis deprived it of income

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Stratos Aircraft announced the first flight of its Stratos 716X model with a flight that lasted 22 minutes

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The UK Civil Air Patrol, ‘the volunteers in the air’ has completed one of its most ambitious missions, to support the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) with the delivery of Cetacean Satellite Tagging Kits from the bottom of England to the top of Scotland, from Cornwall to Inverness, as well as to Newcastle and to Perth

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The Government have released guidance regarding the safe return to training flights and dual flights, facilitating the reopening of many GA businesses

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Ultimate Aerobatics, in partnership with Total UK, has chosen two pilots to achieve their aerobatic dreams with a scholarship to take them on the first step of their journey to aerobatic competition

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LAA Rally cancelled

Friday, June 26, 2020

The event - due to be held at Sywell Aerodrome between September 4 and 6 - is the latest to fall victim of Coronavirus pandemic

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For the past six weeks the British Business General Aviation’s (BBGA) newly established Business Aviation Recovery Group has been working on an Alternate Means of Compliance (AMC) designed to help its sector successfully work within the 14-day quarantine restrictions

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The FAI has issued technical and practical recommendations concerning the return to normal operations in air sports during the COVID-19 pandemic. All people involved in air sports activities are urged to take responsibility and to follow the recommendations

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Thanks to recent improvements in weight and power, electric powerplants are now attracting significant interest from LAA members

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Youngsters between the ages of six and 17 are invited to get their brushes and pens out to interpret the theme “a friendlier world with air sports”

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Thursday 18 June marks three months since Aerospace Bristol sadly had to close their doors

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Following a public consultation, the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has today confirmed that new designs of aeroplanes and helicopters weighing between 450kg and 600kg will move from pan-European certification, under the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), to national CAA regulations

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Textron Aviation is honoring the 65th anniversary of the first flight of the most popular single-engine aircraft in aviation history, Textron Aviation’s Cessna Skyhawk

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The European Union Aviation Safety Agency has announced the certification of the Pipistrel Velis Electro, the first type certification worldwide of a fully electric aircraft and an important milestone in the quest for environmentally sustainable aviation

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A forest fire in Northumberland of approximately forty hectares (the size of forty rugby pitches), was photographed from the air by a member of the UK Civil Air Patrol

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Cables and connectors manufacturer PEI-Genesis has partnered with Windracers and Southampton University on the Windracers ULTRA (unmanned low-cost transport aircraft) project

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AeroTEC and magniX successfully conducted the first flight of their eCaravan all-electric Cessna 208B Grand Caravan on Thursday

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Bell Textron Inc has been selected as a project agreement holder for the competitive demonstration and risk reduction (CD&RR) effort of the US Army’s Future Long Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) programme

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Virgin Galactic recently announced the successful completion of its first SpaceShipTwo test flight from Spaceport America

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The provider of the HM Coastguard Search and Rescue Helicopter Service, Bristow, is currently carrying out the UK’s first trial of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for lifesaving operations in maritime and land environments, in partnership with Schiebel Group

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Daher unveiled its 2020 model TBM 940 single-engine turboprop on 6 May, also introducing the company’s new ‘HomeSafe’ emergency autoland system

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Czech company JMB Aircraft has completed flight testing of the latest version of its VL3 Evolution, which included exceeding 200kt TAS

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Tecnam has announced the introduction of a new player into the GA arena. With the Type Certificate expected by July, the P2010 TDI will be powered by Continental CD-170 jet/diesel engine

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The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published a document examining the use and control of drones in the urban environment

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The flying charity Aerobility has ‘gratefully accepted a generous donation’ of six SH40-10 headsets from UK-based SEHT Aviation Headsets

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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic the UK Civil Air Patrol and Blood Bikes have come together to support the NHS. The NHS ‘pony express’ delivers time sensitive medical samples doorstep to doorstep with a rapid land and air courier service

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Updated government coronavirus advice means that recreational GA flying is now allowed from English airfields if social distancing measures are strictly observed

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Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has today (7th May 2020) announced the former head of the Royal Air Force, Sir Stephen Hillier, as his preferred candidate to become the new Chair of the UK Civil Aviation Authority

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The UK Civil Aviation Authority has made the decision to extend the deadline of the public engagement on the proposed criteria that the Civil Aviation Authority will use to determine whether to accept the Airspace Change Masterplan

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