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Click here to download the full statement The departure from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the reduction in flight movements due to the pandemic present the UK with a once in a lifetime opportunity to fully address the outdated UK airspace, its regulation, procedures and supporting technology. The Department for Transport (DfT) and the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) developed a shared objective for modernising UK airspace up to 2040. Their Airspace Modernisation...


Click here to download the full press releaseThe UK Airspace Of The Future - Joint Position Statement The departure from EASA, as part of Brexit, and the reduction in flight movements due to the pandemic present the UK with a once in a lifetime unique opportunity to totally redesign outdated UK airspace, its regulation and procedures and the technology that supports it. While the UK’s Airspace Modernisation Strategy is a welcome step in the right direction, it continues the piecemeal...


Trophies And Awards 2020  


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                         28 August 2019     Concorde...


The Honourable Company of Air Pilots Flying Scholarships 2019     Through the enormous generosity of sponsors, benefactors and charitable trusts, a total of eleven Private Pilot Licence Scholarships and sixteen Gliding Scholarships have been awarded for 2019   Private Pilot Licence Scholarships The Air BP Sterling Scholarship (sponsored by Air BP a leading international aviation fuel products and service supplier) has been awarded to Kristoffer Ahlner.  Kristoffer is...


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                       12 September 2018   The Red Arrows among those recognised for excellence as the Honourable Company of Air Pilots celebrates the best of military and civilian aviation with 2018 awards The world famous Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team – better known as the Red Arrows – is to be...


  PRESS RELEASE Historic Livery Companies of the City of London Mark Royal Air Force Centenary with Guildhall Banquet and Exhibition of British Aircraft and Engines 20th April 2018 By the 1st April 2018, the first independent air force in the world, The Royal Air Force, had given the United Kingdom and the free world 100 years of Service. To mark this anniversary, the Worshipful Company of Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers, the Honourable Company of Air Pilots and the...


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   24 September 2017   Most professional pilots will have read Mr O’Leary’s comments on pilot fatigue and the skills required to fly an aeroplane with disbelief.    The European Air Safety Authority (EASA) has set the limits on the hours pilots are allowed to fly, superseding the member states’ own regulations.  These new regulations were intended to be the absolute maximum to which pilots could be rostered,...