Kemble gets its licence

Kemble airfield has paved the way for a wider range of aviation activity after gettings its licence from the CAA. The Gloucestershire airfield, which celebrated … Read more

Euro insurance requirements

We’re not natural Euro bashers in the FLYER office, but news of draft EU legislation to make it mandatory for all aeroplanes (except microlights and … Read more

Eclipse divorces Williams

There’s been speculation recently that the performance of the Williams EJ22 turbofan, a pair of which were destined to power the Eclipse 500, has been … Read more

Airstrips ‘a threat’

According to a report by Lord Carlile smaller ariports and farm strips pose a potential threat to national security by providing an easy point of … Read more

Low flying rule reform

The CAA could change the rules on low flying. It has just announced a two-stage consultation process on Rule 5 because it believes that a) … Read more

NOTAM site gets quicker

Downloading Notam off the AIS website (<a href=”http://www.ais.org.uk” target=”_blank”>www.ais.org.uk</a>) is finally becoming quicker after the software was upgraded yesterday. There’s still no change in the … Read more

Notam site latest

The CAA has called a meeting to try once and for all to sort out problems with Notam and the AIS website. Among those expected … Read more

PFA goes for Kemble

The PFA has this afternoon (Friday) confirmed to FLYER magazine that the 2003 PFA Rally will take place at Kemble on July 11, 12 and … Read more

AIS website offline

If you are having trouble accessing the AIS website today (Friday) that’s because it has crashed. We are told that BAA cut the power to … Read more