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by C Rule
Fri Oct 16, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: ADSB out
Replies: 3
Views: 177

ADSB out

A report from the UK AIRPROX board indicates that CAA may mandate ADSB out from 2024
Anyone else heard anything?
by C Rule
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Permit renewal?
Replies: 7
Views: 1051

Re: Permit renewal?

I wonder in view of the closure of many airfields and the prohibition of travel for non-essential reasons if any thought has been given to extending permit validity for say 6 months /50 hours? I would not feel happy to ask my inspector who like me would be classed as a member of the vulnerable group...
by C Rule
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough
Replies: 0
Views: 473

Farnborough

Farnborough Airport Sold 30th September 2019 It has been announced publicly today that Farnborough Airport has been sold to MacQuarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA). MIRA owns a majority percentage of AGS, a group that owns a number of airports including Southampton Airport. The sale follows ...
by C Rule
Wed Jul 31, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 0
Views: 533

Farnborough Airspace

Judgement on Farnborough airspace Judicial review Mrs. Justice Thornton has delivered her judgement on the CAA's grant of airspace to TAG Farnborough following the Judicial Review actioned by Lasham Gliding Society. In summary, Mrs. Justice Thornton did not find sufficient grounds to overturn the CA...
by C Rule
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Electronic Conspicuity
Topic: Electronic conspicuity article from the Feb edition of the L
Replies: 19
Views: 9613

Re: Electronic conspicuity article from the Feb edition of t

I see Popham has an OGN-R station now , That should help PAW users see the FLARM targets
by C Rule
Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 0
Views: 652

Farnborough Airspace

For Information The judicial review hearing into the challenge against the CAA's decision to grant airspace to Farnborough Aerodrome concluded yesterday. This was an important milestone in the efforts by Lasham Gliding Society, with the support of the wider general aviation community, to have the CA...
by C Rule
Wed Jun 05, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: CAA Medical Self Declaration
Replies: 3
Views: 1327

Re: CAA Medical Self Declaration

Because the CAA are regulators
by C Rule
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 8
Views: 2515

Re: Farnborough Airspace

The hearing date selected by the Court for the judicial review of the Farnborough ACP is now 5th June.
by C Rule
Thu Jan 24, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 8
Views: 2515

Re: Farnborough Airspace

Latest update As we have previously reported to you, in November we were granted leave for a judicial review on two of our three grounds of complaint against the Farnborough ACP. Leave for a third ground was given only in so far as it was linked to the first two. We made an application for renewal o...
by C Rule
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Leeds Bradford ACP
Replies: 0
Views: 515

Leeds Bradford ACP

Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) has submitted its airspace change proposal to the CAA. Extensive efforts to encourage LBA to understand the needs of local airspace stakeholders have been made over a significant period of time by the gliding and hang/para-gliding community in Yorkshire, Derbyshire and N...
by C Rule
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Derek Piggott MBE RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 590

Derek Piggott MBE RIP

It is my sad duty to tell you that one of our UK (and Lasham) gliding legends has passed away. Derek Piggott MBE enjoyed a very full and happy life for 96 years and passed away this afternoon with Maria at his side, in the Princess Alice Hospice having suffered a severe stroke on the 15th December. ...
by C Rule
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 8
Views: 2515

Re: Farnborough Airspace

Following a judge's decision in November to grant leave to Lasham Gliding Society to proceed in the High Court for a Judicial Review of the CAA's Decision to implement the Farnborough airspace, a further hearing will take place at the Court in mid-January in which Lasham will make arguments to exten...
by C Rule
Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Auster on an LAA permit?
Replies: 3
Views: 1630

Re: Auster on an LAA permit?

J E D Mackie at Popham has a Auster on a permit and has a wealth of knowledge regarding all marks.
He is also an inspector
by C Rule
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 8
Views: 2515

Re: Farnborough Airspace

A quick update on where things stand. Having received the final documents for its proposed application for a Judicial Review of the CAA decision on the TAG ACP from the Airspace Team on Monday, the Committee of Management met Tuesday morning and approved filing our application with the Court. The Ai...
by C Rule
Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Farnborough Airspace
Replies: 8
Views: 2515

Farnborough Airspace

As many of you know, the CAA decided to introduce new controlled airspace near our airfield. Lasham Over the past five years, we, in partnership with the British Gliding Association and the General Aviation Alliance, engaged with the CAA in meetings and in writing to explain the problems with the ch...