Appointments

New CAA Group Director

October 4, 2019 0

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has appointed Rob Bishton as its new group director of safety and airspace regulation from November 6. Mr Bishton has been at the CAA since 2014, where he is […]

Passenger Terminal

Berlin BER Passes the “Black Building Test”

August 14, 2019 0

During the night of August 12 – 13 the new Brandenburg Airport successfully passed its “black building test”. This required a controlled power cut in the main terminal (T1) to check the safety power supply […]

Ground Handling

FBO RIGA Gains IS-BAH Stage II Registration

August 8, 2019 0

FBO RIGA business aviation center at Riga International Airport, Latvia, has gained the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage II accreditation, as the company has successfully passed the second audit of International Business […]

Air Traffic Control

EU-Wide Rules on Drones Published

June 11, 2019 0

On June 11, 2019 common European rules on drones, Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/945 & Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/947, were published to ensure drone operations across Europe are safe and secure. The European Union […]

Air Traffic Control

Cambridge Airport to be put Forward for Development

May 15, 2019 0

The Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group has confirmed its intention to move its Cambridge-based operations to a new location by 2030. Chief Executive, Alistair McPhee, explained: “Having now completed a significant piece of work to […]