General aviation news archive for December 2008
We're always on the lookout for news that would be of interest to UKGA users. If you have some news about your product, service, company, airfield or flying club, please let us know.
Rules stopped pilot's fog landing
17 Dec 08, Cardiff
A pilot with 30 years experience told passengers on a flight to Paris that he was returning to the UK because he was not qualified to land in foggy weather.
News from the Modern Air Flying Club at Fowlmere
16 Dec 08, Fowlmere
The Modern Air Flying Club based at Fowlmere has unveiled its news for December, including a further avgas price reduction resulting in decreased rental prices,
Pembrey runway extension on schedule
16 Dec 08, Pembrey
Work on Pembrey airport's runway extension is progressing on schedule, to coincide with the opening of the nearby Horse Racing Course in 2009.
CAA publishes responses to Mode S consultation
8 Dec 08
The Civil Aviation Authority has now published two documents on its website detailing and summarising the responses to the last Mode S consultation -- Proposal for an Incremental Expansion of the Use of SSR Mode S Transponders in UK Airspace.
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