EASA Basic Instrument rating

EASA launches Basic Instrument Rating

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has launched a consultation for a Basic Instrument Rating (BIR) for private pilots. It’s based on more proportionate requirements … Read more

Part M Light Diamond DA20

Part M Light on as LAMP goes out

Owners of aircraft in the ELA1 category will no longer be able to use the generic UK Light Aircraft Maintenance Programme (LAMP). Instead, they need … Read more

Piper M500

EASA approval for Piper M500  

Piper Aircraft has received type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for its M500 single-engine turboprop, the $1.99m mid-model in its range of … Read more

EASA Part-NCO explained

EASA Part-NCO explained

  On 25 August 2016, new rules regarding non-commercial air operations with both aeroplanes and helicopters will come into force across all 32 EASA states … Read more