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General aviation news archive for July 2018

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In Memoriam: Mary Ellis

26 Jul 18
The legendary ATA Spitfire pilot Mary Ellis has died aged 101

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In Memoriam: Geoffrey Wellum

26 Jul 18
Squadron Leader Geoffrey Wellum DFC, one of the dwindling number of ‘The Few’, has died aged 96

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Red Arrows’ home at RAF Scampton to close

26 Jul 18
The Defence Minister Tobias Ellwood has announced that RAF Linton-on-Ouse and RAF Scampton are to close by 2020 and 2022 respectively

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UK pilot seeks judicial review against commercial flying age limits

19 Jul 18
Legal papers have been served by law firm DMH Stallard on behalf of Wayne Bayley on the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), seeking a judicial review of the CAA’s position in respect of the age related flying restriction for commercial pilots

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Parliamentary group announce inquiry into CAA’s airspace change process

19 Jul 18
The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on General Aviation has announced it intends to investigate the way that airspace changes are processed by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in the UK

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Royal International Air Tattoo: Record 185,000 crowd turn out at RAF Fairford

19 Jul 18
A record crowd of 185,000 people enjoyed a feast of flying as the Royal International Air Tattoo staged international celebrations marking the Royal Air Force’s Centenary at RAF Fairford

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GAMA respond to the government’s Brexit white paper

19 Jul 18
The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) today issued a statement about the UK government’s white paper on the future relationship between the United Kingdom and the European Union

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Vintage Aircraft Club taildragger scholarship applications still open

19 Jul 18
If you would like to win £750 to help you transition from nosewheel to tailwheel flying then get your application in before July 31

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TAG Farnborough airspace change proposal largely approved by CAA

12 Jul 18
An airspace change proposal by TAG Farnborough Airport has been largely approved by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)

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Pilot magazine challenges Farnborough airspace decision

12 Jul 18
Pilot editor Philip Whiteman has had his say in response to the CAA’s decision on TAG Farnborough’s airspace change proposal

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Airspace restrictions announced for Trump visit to the UK

12 Jul 18
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced a series of airspace restrictions for the visit to the UK of the US President

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Vintage Aerobatic World Championship 2018 coming to Skive Airport this August

12 Jul 18
The championship will meet in Skive Airport 16-19 of August with registration costs increasing after July 19

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CAA implement airspace restrictions for SkyGuardian flying into Fairford

12 Jul 18
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced a series of airspace restrictions to accommodate the transatlantic flight of a General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc built SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft flying into RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire

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Wellesbourne airfield development threat continues

4 Jul 18
A recent judgement by a District Judge at Birmingham County Court has again cast doubt on the future of Wellesbourne airfield

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US Postal Service celebrates 100 years of Air Mail

4 Jul 18
The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the 100th anniversary of the beginning of regular airmail service with a Forever stamp. This stamp celebrates the courage of the pioneering airmail carriers and the foresight of those who fostered the new service and made it a success

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All-party group tells business secretary that GA is crucial to UK’s industrial s

4 Jul 18
The All-Party Parliamentary Group on General Aviation has written to Business Secretary Greg Clark MP highlighting the key role the General Aviation sector can play in supporting the UK’s Industrial Strategy

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CAA recognise their failure to approve GPS approaches following four-year delay

4 Jul 18
The All-Party Parliamentary Group on General Aviation has pressed the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to speed up the roll-out of GPS approaches at aerodromes across the UK, after the UK’s aviation regulator admitted the four-year delay in approving them “has not been our finest hour”

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Spitfire documentary to hit the big screen

4 Jul 18
Pilot magazine’s editorial team reviews Spitfire, the cinema documentary directed by David Fairhead and Ant Palmer, scheduled for one night event screening on 17 July in selected cinemas and released in UK cinemas on 20 July

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