Aviation News

Westminster Forum

On 30th April 2019, the SASIG Chairman was one of the guest speakers at the Westminster Energy, Environment & Transport Forum Seminar: Priorities for the UK Aviation Strategy - infrastructure, innovation and global connectivity. A note of his speech and...

ACI Europe report: February 2019

The ACI Europe airport traffic report for February 2019 showing that average passenger traffic rose by 5% compared to the same month last year may be seen here. ACI Europe report-Feb. 2019    

CAA publishes General Aviation Strategy: 2018-23

On 29th January 2019, the CAA published CAP1754 - General Aviation Strategy 2018-23. The updated strategy compliments Government and wider CAA strategy and is aimed at supporting General Aviation in the UK.  The document can be seen here. CAA GA Strategy NEW 2018-23

SASIG Chair Invited onto UK Airspace Strategy Board

Chairman of SASIG, Cllr Keith Artus has been invited by the Department for Transport to sit on the newly formed UK Airspace Strategy Board, a new high level forum which is charged with oversight of the future direction of airspace policy and will be chaired...

CAA Draft Airspace Modernisation Strategy

On 19th July 2018, the CAA published its draft Airspace Modernisation Strategy and invited stakeholder feedback by 10th September 2018. An overview regarding the draft publication can be seen here and the document itself (CAP1690) can be seen here.