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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.

Potential reprieve for Panshanger Aerodrome?

28 Jul 16
Pilot has heard from the Light Aircraft Association and other sources that Welwyn and Hatfield Council have announced a review of the their housing plans that may lead to a reprieve for the airfield, which until its forced closure by the land owners in late 2014, was a key location for sport flying in the north London and Hertfordshire areas.

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EU funding for 8.33 kHz radio equipage

21 Jul 16
The Civil Aviation Authority confirmed on 20 July that, subject to contract, EU funds will be made available to the Authority to help private pilots and aircraft owners move to 8.33 kHz radios. All aircraft registered in the EU need to be fitted with 8.33 kHz equipment by December 2017.

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CAA Medical self-declaration for legacy UK PPLs/NPPLs will begin this summer

21 Jul 16
The widely anticipated move will lead to both cost and time savings for private pilots flying on 'national' licences and, in most cases, remove the need for General Practitioner or Authorised Medical Examiner involvement in the process. The change follows a public consultation, in which 96 per cent of those responding agreed with the proposal.

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Air BP’s second Sterling Pilot Scholarship winner announced

21 Jul 16
Air BP has awarded its second Sterling Pilot Scholarship to seventeen-year-old Aberdeen student, Zoë Burnett.

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In the face of Brexit, it’s ‘business as usual’ for UK aviation industry

15 Jul 16
British aviation businesses of all sizes are divided over the aftermath of the Brexit campaign. If future uncertainty is to be avoided then the separation negotiations must be sorted speedily.

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CAA steps in to protect holidaymakers after Turkey-specialist travel company col

14 Jul 16
Around 1,200 holidaymakers are being assisted by the ATOL protection scheme, following the collapse of a West-Midlands based travel company.

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The Propeller Inn

9 Jul 16
The Propeller Inn at Bembridge is now open with new licensee.

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Metal Seagulls to represent Belite Aircraft in UK and Europe

8 Jul 16
Jonathan and Patricia Porter, Directors of Metal Seagulls Ltd, renowned for their work in the Rotax Aircraft Engine world and for building and flying light aircraft in West Africa, are pleased to announce that they have secured the first distributorship, outside of North America, for Belite Aircraft.

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Rather a quiet AeroExpo

8 Jul 16
Not helped by high winds and heavy showers on the opening day – and missing the aerial spectacle of the Helicopter Club’s Challenge Cup – this year’s AeroExpo seemed rather a muted affair.

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The fire (fighting) is out at Bombardier

4 Jul 16
Bombardier is to sell its amphibious aircraft programme to Viking Air Ltd. The agreement covers the type certificates for all variants of the CL-215, CL-215T and Bombardier 415, which are used worldwide as water bombers for firefighting.

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