Civil Aviation Authority

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Grounded planes: What will happen to aviation after Brexit?

Grounded planes: What will happen to aviation after Brexit?

Grounded planes: What will happen to aviation after Brexit?

The chief executive of Airbus branded the Government’s handling of Brexit as a “disgrace” on Thursday, and warned that the company would move outside of the UK if its ability to compete on the global stage was damaged by a no-deal Brexit.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Friday, December 21, 2018

Gatwick drones: What to do if you have been affected?

Gatwick drones: What to do if you have been affected

Gatwick drones: What to do if you have been affected

Travel writer Adrian Mills has said that anyone affected by the drone sightings at Gatwick airport should keep all their receipts, even if it is being classed as an exceptional circumstance.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Ryanair faces action for refusing to compensate passengers disrupted by strikes

Ryanair faces action for refusing to compensate passengers disrupted by strikes

Ryanair faces action for refusing to compensate passengers disrupted by strikes

Ryanair is facing enforcement action by the airline regulator, after it refused to compensate passengers for disruption caused by staff taking strike action.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

If people are drunk, they shouldn’t fly, says former airline pilot

If people are drunk, they shouldn’t fly, says former airline pilot

If people are drunk, they shouldn’t fly, says former airline pilot

Former Airline Pilot Terry Tozer has said that it is a “basic principle” that people should not be allowed to fly if they are drunk, after the Home Office launched a review into alcohol being served in airports.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Monday, August 6, 2018

Wizz Air the least punctual of UK's 44 busiest airlines

Wizz Air the least punctual of UK's 44 busiest airlines

Wizz Air the least punctual of UK's 44 busiest airlines

An investigation found Hungarian airline Wizz Air to have the longest delays out of 44 airlines operating at least 2,000 flights a year from the UK

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Monarch: 'Ryanair has forced others out of business leaving taxpayers with the bill'

Monarch: 'Companies like Ryanair are forcing others out of business leaving taxpayers with the bill'

'Ryanair has forced Monarch out of business leaving taxpayers with the bill'

Former airline pilot Terry Tozer says many in the airline industry think low-cost airlines have made the industry worse

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

'Absolutely disgusting' - easyJet criticised over high prices following Monarch collapse

'Absolutely disgusting' - easyJet criticised over high prices following Monarch collapse

'Disgusting' - easyJet criticised over high prices following Monarch collapse

Some passengers think easyJet prices have been increased on purpose as many stranded passengers search for flights

'Brexit is bonkers' - Monarch collapse blamed on Brexit as travel chaos continues

'Brexit is bonkers' - Monarch collapse blamed on Brexit as travel chaos continues

'Brexit is bonkers' - Monarch collapse blamed on Brexit as travel chaos goes on

Whilst some are blaming Brexit for travel problems, others are expressing their sympathy for those that have lost their jobs

"Monarch has really suffered over the last few years', says ABTA spokeswoman Victoria Bacon

Monarch has been decimated by recent terror attack, says ABTA spokeswoman Victoria Bacon

Monarch has been decimated by recent terror attacks, says ABTA spokeswoman

Victoria Bacon from the Association of British Travel Agents spoke to Daisy McAndrew about the airline's collapse

Major effort by Civil Aviation Authority to return UK citizens stranded by Monarch Airlines collapse begins

Major effort by Civil Aviation Authority to return UK citizens stranded by Monarch Airlines collapse begins

Major effort to return UK citizens stranded by Monarch Airlines collapse begins

The airline's collapse has left over 100,000 people stranded overseas

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

'Ryanair's problems lie at the heart of the Irish Aviation Authority', says travel writer

'Ryanair customers won't be put off by flight cancellation chaos', says travel writer

'Ryanair customers won't be put off by flight cancellation chaos'

Travel writer Frank Brehany says hardcore customers might stick with airline

Ryanair handed 5pm deadline to arrange passenger compensation after cancelled flights

Ryanair handed 5pm deadline to arrange passenger compensation after cancelled flights

Ryanair given 5pm deadline to arrange compensation after cancelled flights

The CAA has given the airline a strict time to arrange compensation for displaced passengers

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Civil Aviation Authority 'furious' at Ryanair over information provided to customers after mass cancellations of flights

Civil Aviation Authority 'furious' at Ryanair over information provided to customers after mass cancellations of flights

Civil Aviation Authority 'furious' at Ryanair over info provided to customers

The CAA is take action against the airliner over the situation regarding its mass wave of cancelled flights

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

WATCH: Australian man arrives at McDonald's in helicopter

WATCH: Australian man arrives at McDonald's in helicopter

WATCH: Australian man arrives at McDonald's in helicopter

Onlookers were amazed to see a man get out of a helicopter just to purchase food from McDonald's

Monday, February 27, 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

Laser attacks at Heathrow Airport increase

Laser attacks at Heathrow Airport increase

Laser attacks at Heathrow Airport increase

New figures show laser attacks on aircraft using Heathrow Airport rose by a quarter last year, which can be very dangerous

Friday, February 24, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017

Drone involved in a near-miss with passenger jet at 6,000 feet

Drone involved in a near-miss with passenger jet at 6,000 feet

Drone involved in a near-miss with passenger jet at 6,000 feet

A drone was involved in a near-miss with a passenger jet which was preparing to land on a flooded runway, a report has revealed

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Airport laser incidents: expert explains guidelines after the Civil Aviation Authority call to arrest users

Airport laser incidents: Expert explains guidelines after Civil Aviation Authority call to arrest users

Airport laser incidents: Expert explains rules after CAA calls for user arrests

The Civil Aviation Authority has insisted people found with laser pointers need to be arrested - even if they aren't using them