Charge proposal for the UK Drone Registration Scheme

Consultation: 26th April 2019 - 7th June 2019. This consultation covers the CAA's charge proposal for the Government mandated UK Drone Registration Scheme, which is due to be launched from 1 October 2019 and is a legal requirement under the Air Navigation Order from 30 November 2019. The CAA is proposing an annual charge of [...]

2019-06-22T10:20:25+00:0030-Apr-2019|Past Consultations|

Call for evidence: Electronic Conspicuity Solutions

Consultation: 18th March 2019 - 25th May 2019. Electronic Conspicuity (EC) is one of the most important airspace modernisation initiatives because of its potential to unlock safety benefits and save lives by reducing the likelihood of infringements and mid-air collisions. The CAA is calling for evidence on the suggested approach to coordinating adoption of EC [...]

2019-05-31T17:27:14+00:0020-Mar-2019|Past Consultations|

Economic Regulation at Heathrow from January 2020: Interim H7 Price Control Proposals

Consultation: 28th February 2019 - 23rd April 2019. The CAA is consulting on their initial proposals for the interim H7 (iH7) arrangements to apply after the end of the current price control on Heathrow Airport Limited's charges to airlines at Heathrow Airport, which is due to expire on 31 December 2019. This would form a [...]

2019-04-25T20:40:42+00:0004-Mar-2019|Past Consultations|

Reference Period 3 Performance Draft Proposals

Consultation: 14th February 2019 - 12th April 2019.The CAA is consulting on its draft proposals for the UK’s performance plan for the period from January 2020 to December 2024 – Reference Period 3 (RP3). NATS (En Route) plc (NERL) provides en route and certain approach air traffic services in the UK. As a monopoly, it [...]

2019-04-25T20:40:28+00:0017-Feb-2019|Past Consultations|

Heathrow Airport — Airspace and Future Operations

Consultation: 8th January 2019 - 4th March 2019. Heathrow Airport is consulting on airspace and operational changes relating to the expansion of Heathrow Airport. The consultation describes the required airspace changes and the local factors to consider to make better use of the two existing runways and also the operation of three runways in the [...]

2019-03-04T16:16:57+00:0008-Jan-2019|Past Consultations|

Aviation 2050 — The Future of UK Aviation

Consultation: 17th December 2018 - 20th June 2019.The Department for Transport is seeking feedback on its green paper which outlines proposals for a new aviation strategy. The strategy will set out the challenges and opportunities for aviation to 2050 and beyond and will emphasise the significance of aviation to the UK economy and regional growth. [...]

2019-06-22T10:20:35+00:0018-Dec-2018|Past Consultations|

Flying Displays and Special Events 2019: Safety and Administrative Requirements and Guidance

Consultation: 3rd December 2018 - 11th January 2019. This consultation contains the proposed amendments to CAP403, Flying Displays and Special Events, which are planned to be effective from 1st April 2019. Organisation, administration and participation in displays need careful consideration if the highest safety standards are to be achieved and maintained. CAP403 is being updated [...]

2019-01-15T20:52:14+00:0004-Dec-2018|Past Consultations|

UK Airspace Modernisation: Delivery Groups in Governance Structure

Consultation: 27th November 2018 - 4th December 2018.The CAA published a draft version of the Airspace Modernisation Strategy over the summer, which included a proposal for a new governance structure for airspace modernisation. The CAA and the Department for Transport are now asking aviation organisations for their views on the specific 'delivery groups' within the [...]

2018-12-07T14:18:58+00:0029-Nov-2018|Past Consultations|

CAA Statutory Charges 2019/20

Consultation: 22nd November 2018 - 7th February 2019. This consultation contains the proposed amendments to the CAA Schemes of Charges effective 1st of April 2019. The CAA proposes that there should be an increase of 2.4% across all charges schemes in 2019/20, in line with the October 2018 CPI rate of inflation. In addition, they [...]

2019-02-13T14:36:17+00:0029-Nov-2018|Past Consultations|

Gatwick Airport Draft Master Plan 2018

Consultation: 18th October 2018 - 10th January 2019. The Gatwick Airport Draft Master Plan 2018 sets out proposals for the airport's ongoing development and sustainable growth. The consultation document explains how Gatwick Airport is planning to meet the increasing demand for air travel and to enhance Britain's global connectivity. Also outlined in the document [...]

2019-01-15T20:51:56+00:0009-Nov-2018|Past Consultations|