General aviation news archive for November 2009
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Latest updates from AeroExpo UK 2010
27 Nov 09, Wycombe Air Park
Looking ahead to 2010, AeroExpo UK has revealed more features for the next event, on 25-27 June, including a Vintage & Classic Aircraft Park and an expanded area for Light Aircraft Association (LAA) Homebuilders.
British Gliding Association releases winch cable warning
25 Nov 09
The British Gliding Association has issued a warning to all pilots about the danger of winch cables.
Weston Underwood Airfield to close at end of 2009
20 Nov 09, Weston Underwood
Weston Underwood will no longer be an airfield from 1 January 2010 onwards.
Sandtoft to close temporarily for runway works
19 Nov 09, Sandtoft
Sandtoft Airfield in Belton, North Lincolnshire will be closed from 23 November - 4 December 2009 while the runway is resurfaced and painted.
Jeppesen announces improved European VFR+GPS chart
19 Nov 09
Jeppesen has announced the release this month of an optimised 1:500,000 scale European VFR+GPS enroute chart series for Europe.
Mass parachute jump planned for AeroExpo Europe at Pribham
16 Nov 09
Returning to Pribram Airfield (LKPM) in Prague for 2010, AeroExpo Europe has revealed the first of its exciting new features: a mass parachute jump.
Full LAA Rally returns in 2010
12 Nov 09, Northampton Sywell
Following 2009's 'trial' Sywell Revival Rally, the Light Aircraft Association and Sywell Aerodrome are set to join forces once again in 2010 to deliver a major aviation rally on 3rd, 4th and 5th of September.
Ultimate High student goes solo at 16
9 Nov 09, Kemble
Ultimate High’s newest PPL student has gone solo at the age of 16 after just nine hours 10 minutes of tuition.
CAA launches new UK airspace publication
9 Nov 09
The CAA has launched a new publication, "Airspace for tomorrow", that sets out in broad terms how the organisation intends to develop the UK's future airspace arrangements in cooperation with the Department for Transport, Ministry of Defence, NATS and other aviation stakeholders.
Free safety advice on offer at Flying Show
9 Nov 09
Visitors to this year’s Flying Show at the NEC can receive all the latest advice and safety information from the Airspace & Safety Initiative (ASI) stand.
Flying Scholarships announced for wounded military personnel
3 Nov 09
Flying scholarships for the disabled and Help for Heroes (in association with Battle Back) are pleased to announce a new flying scholarship award open to wounded military personnel.
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