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Official account for the UK Civil Aviation Authority - the UK's independent aviation regulator. We're online Monday to Friday from 9am - 5pm.

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Our consultation into #GeneralAviation opportunities after leaving EASA closes in two weeks today. If you are int… https://t.co/BMvlmxlvMe
12/4
2020
As parts of the country exit lockdown and some private pilots will be permitted to return to the skies, we have pub… https://t.co/1K4Qy6cHeIThanks to @benclatworthy for featuring our accessibility report on @TimesRadio today. As the industry looks to rec… https://t.co/50vcDPiTMRTo mark the @UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities, we have published our fifth annual review into airp… https://t.co/JKiLaHIZt9
12/3
2020
@LukeDon97 Hello, thanks for reporting this. Can you please send us a DM so one of our colleagues can look into this for you? Thanks, OT.
12/2
2020
@softsoulcomplex @UN @flyingdisabled Hello and thanks for getting in touch. We want passengers in the UK to have th… https://t.co/dsH84GKJClAhead of the @UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Thursday, we have reflected on #AccessToAir in t… https://t.co/I2u2VBEwde
12/1
2020
Black Friday holiday deal looking too good to be true? You could be at risk of losing your money. #BlackFridayhttps://t.co/eArCVmqD0v
Retweeted by UK Civil Aviation AuthorityIn our latest podcast, our #innovation team discusses how we're working with innovators to look at the future of ai… https://t.co/ZZBIe958bp
11/26
2020
If your business supports the UK’s #GeneralAviation sector, you could be eligible for support from the Airfield Dev… https://t.co/SI5SIXP0ul
11/24
2020
This year's Brabazon Named Lecture takes place online today at 17:00. Sir Stephen Hillier CBE, Chair, @UK_CAA speak… https://t.co/WNjQKChZEt
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11/19
2020
We’re hiring! We are currently recruiting for Design and Certification Specialists. The role supports the wider ai… https://t.co/slrd1Ck3EW
11/16
2020
In preparation for the end of the EU transition period, the @UK_CAA has launched a consultation into UK… https://t.co/AJ3mp13u6i
11/6
2020
We have today published our podcast considering threat and error management with Amy Breckell and Neil Winbolt from… https://t.co/xqY0OjsFkV
11/3
2020
From today, if your business supports the UK #GeneralAviation sector, you could be eligible for support from the Ai… https://t.co/ggLVEtdbVv
10/29
2020
@Pusher12071278 @TSScot @British_Airways @Pusher12071278 Please see the information we have here: https://t.co/ZXO8DbBUQh
10/28
2020
As part of our ongoing #GeneralAviation Stay in Control safety campaign, we have produced guidance for angle of att… https://t.co/fzUZFKx66Q
10/27
2020
We’re hiring! Today is the last chance to apply to be a Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Technical Inspector at the… https://t.co/pD9Av9lTNfWe recently spoke to @Volocopter about their experiences as one of the first companies to join our Innovation Sandb… https://t.co/Cel8MCrnjI
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10/21
2020
@Volocopter is creating Electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (EVTOL) air taxis. Commenting on their work with our… https://t.co/re3mkbM10ZWe recently spoke to @Volocopter about their experiences as one of the first companies to join our Innovation Sandb… https://t.co/Cel8MCrnjI
10/20
2020
In case you missed it, last week we announced that both general aviation and drone pilots may be able to claim a re… https://t.co/4aDG20JGGR
10/13
2020
The UK Civil Aviation Authority has appointed Glenn Bradley as its new Head of Flight Operations. Glenn brings a w… https://t.co/RmA5wErIne
10/12
2020
@amylfc @amylfc Amy, please send us a DM with a bit more information and we'll see if we can offer any advice. Thanks, CC
10/8
2020
Are you a drone pilot or a general aviation pilot in the UK? You may be able to claim a rebate for 50% off purchas… https://t.co/sLphc4jZe3 @p111dom @p111dom please send us a DM and we will be able to give some advice. Regards, CC
10/6
2020
The scheduled maintenance to our airspace change portal is now complete and users should now be able to access the portal.We are currently carrying our scheduled maintenance to our airspace change portal found at: https://t.co/AiFsb8jeemhttps://t.co/pNfFOKhuOn @tomalsu @eDreams @ATOLprotected @tomalsu HI Tim, please send us a DM and we will see if we can offer any advice. Regards, CC @fanfiq @fanfiq Good morning. Please see the government's advice here: https://t.co/aZPC0MONXp and there is some m… https://t.co/7siNlkyi0I
10/1
2020
@WeeHilda @WeeHilda Please see the information we have here: https://t.co/ZXO8DbBUQh
9/29
2020
In support of this year's Girls in Aviation Day, we spoke to some inspiring colleagues from across the UK’s aviatio… https://t.co/3CR5XYTKwS @Rudolfraindeer @STATravel_UK Hello, you can find advice on the @ATOLprotected website at: https://t.co/wuPbHtjYte Thanks, OT. @LaurenJacko_ @loveholidays @Ste_maca @LaurenJacko_ please contact ABTA for latest information about Loveholidays
9/25
2020
@AdityaSPanwar @VirginAtlantic @BBCWorld @timesofindia @BBCNews @virginridick @aajtak @CNBCTV18News @AppleNewshttps://t.co/FqEFIFpSuG @lucyrosegoodwin @ABTAtravel @STATravel_UK @lucyrosegoodwin Lucy, have you seen the information we have here includ… https://t.co/C9e9hKWtKS
9/18
2020
Our Head of Innovation, David Tait, has been speaking with Verdict magazine about our work on the future of aviatio… https://t.co/EJRHLs4leUVerdict Magazine issue 5 is out! We've got: - The next Huawei - Election threats - @Dries on algorithms that "ru… https://t.co/GVDOeymDSc
Retweeted by UK Civil Aviation Authority @Garfey @DroneDefence Hi Gareth, you may be interested in our Innovation Hub which is working alongside innovators… https://t.co/Wz6415UkLU
9/15
2020
@katyhadden_ Hi Katy, the team are receiving a high volume of messages at the moment. We might be able to assist ov… https://t.co/du3ALtXNiu @MissClaireW @MissClaireW Claire, please send us a DM with more information about your issue and we'll see if we ca… https://t.co/u2UJYlfv5b
9/11
2020
@passenger1002 Hello, we expect airlines to pay refunds as soon as practically possible. We recently reviewed the p… https://t.co/IofG6JIJOr @mtillingvolvo @airtransat Hi Marc, we expect airlines to pay refunds as soon as practically possible, and recently… https://t.co/KkexzBEIUJ @nicola_wood82 @wizzair Hi Nicola, thanks for getting in touch. You can find advice over baggage problems on our we… https://t.co/UW171ufhBD @kikogpe Hi Dani, can you provide some more information about the problem you are having, please? Thanks, OT. @tonycmartin @Ryanair Hi Tony, we expect airlines to pay refunds as soon as practically possible. If you need assis… https://t.co/RNFJTGP1d8
9/9
2020
If you're looking for advice on your flight booking during the coronavirus pandemic, you may find the information o… https://t.co/yBUgaYmgGD @michaelbeddoes Hi Mike, in our recent refund review we received commitments from airlines to improve refund speeds… https://t.co/alWs4uRCdA @AbEWarren @VirginHolidays @ABTAtravel @AbEWarren Abbie, Abbie, we don't regulate travel agents, so please continue… https://t.co/aOTyhwX3Kb @Haushinkadaz @Haushinkadaz Please send us a DM with more information about when you applied for your refund and we… https://t.co/Nu9QJ8xy75 @MadeByJorrell @VirginAtlantic @VirginHolidays @MadeByJorrell Please send us a DM with more information about when… https://t.co/iPTGZyNW2y @JrLwaits @CaptainKramer @relliman1983 @sidodd2 @lesley219 @VirginAtlantic @BBCNews @Channel4News @JrLwaits Please… https://t.co/o4zCOpkNhV
9/8
2020
@CaptainKramer @sarahbolton1984 @sidodd2 @TigerSneath @VirginAtlantic Hello, please could you send us a DM providin… https://t.co/p0NeTwUxDF @redveemackem @VirginAtlantic Hi Susan, please send us a DM with some info on this so the team can provide any relevant advice. Thanks, OT. @AbEWarren @VirginHolidays @richardbranson Hi Abbie, we do not have a consumer facing email available, however if y… https://t.co/4gtzD9KxRd @AbEWarren @VirginHolidays @richardbranson Hi Abbie, please send us a DM on this one with a bit more information so… https://t.co/4kHeAfauqN @YoursSinclairly @STATravel_UK @YoursSinclairly Chris, all the information you should need is on our website, inclu… https://t.co/6dXeLho3LT @ecooper123 @VirginAtlantic @ecooper123 emma, can you please send us a DM with a bit more detail on when you applie… https://t.co/LrGkUAC1Ya @ScoutLouise3 @STATravel_UK @ScoutLouise3 Hi there. You don't necessarily need your certificate, as long as you ar… https://t.co/WxpF8h9ceN
9/4
2020
@julapops @VirginAtlantic Hi Jules, please could you send us a DM so the team can take a look at this and provide a… https://t.co/RmDeMMHC95 @EmmaPeniston @VirginAtlantic Hi Emma, can you send us a DM with some information on this one so the team can provi… https://t.co/TYFUnQHZjY @lucyrosegoodwin Hi Lucy, if you bought a package holiday (i.e. the flights and accommodation were booked together… https://t.co/GmHnOjpyWv @owltillidie @VirginHolidays @VirginAtlantic Hi Stuart, one of the team will get back to your DM as soon as possible. Thanks, OT.
9/3
2020
@McWookiee1 @VirginAtlantic Hello, if you have an issue with an airline refund, please send us a DM with some infor… https://t.co/xaDXL9P9mr @amcwhin @Ryanair Thanks Adam, the team will get back to you as soon as possible. Thanks, OT. @osiris1964 @AerLingus Hi Gary, could you please send us a DM with some information about the refund you're waiting on? Thanks, OT. @TigerSneath @VirginAtlantic Hello, please could you send us a DM with some information on this one so the team can take a look? Thanks, OT. @owltillidie @VirginHolidays @VirginAtlantic Hi Stuart, could you please send us a DM with some information about y… https://t.co/KwXcWQHeQm @gacdadvd @Ryanair @RyanairPress @ServiceRyanair Hi George, please could you send us a DM on this one? Thanks, OT. @sarahbolton1984 @sidodd2 @TigerSneath @VirginAtlantic Hi Sarah, if you have an outstanding refund, please send us… https://t.co/MKCyQjh8O7 @LucyBishop4 @lastminute_com @ATOLprotected Hi Lucy, RCNs are usually ATOL protected up to September 2021. Could yo… https://t.co/sG4j51qmSe @amcwhin @Ryanair Hi Adam, thanks for getting in touch. Could you please send us a DM on this one with a bit more i… https://t.co/63PJCpudn7 @dolosusRA @Ryanair Hello, please could you send us some more information in a DM so the team can look into this for you? Thanks, OT. @sidodd2 @lesley219 @VirginAtlantic Hello, please could you send us a DM on this one with a bit more information so… https://t.co/m3t1MKwbhj @lesley219 @VirginAtlantic Hi Lesley, please send us a DM on this one so the team can take a look into this for you… https://t.co/tT5TiXlfkn @Greygardeners @CEGAGroup @fleetwaytravel @ATOLprotected Hello, could you please send us a DM on this one so we can… https://t.co/VNV31H3fz9
9/2
2020
Loss of control (LOC) is one of the leading safety issues in #GeneralAviation. You can find out about our new safe… https://t.co/Mn6cRWA58p
8/27
2020
@aidanross21 Hi Aidan, thanks for getting in touch. You can find consumer advice regarding STA Travel on the… https://t.co/1eaSyDu82oWith extra measures in place at airports at the moment, if you are a passenger with reduced mobility, remember to a… https://t.co/y6T3L7bcHn
8/24
2020
@AngelicHeather @AngelicHeather You are due a full refund if you booked the return flights as a single trip. Please… https://t.co/314rzTm86e
8/21
2020
@GemmaLRobinson1 @VirginAtlantic @GemmaLRobinson1 This is an unprecedented situation for the aviation industry and… https://t.co/d1xQ8kL5e7
8/20
2020
Are you a drone pilot, unsure on how the coronavirus pandemic has affected your flying plans? Our website includes… https://t.co/u2XqPPX7mt
8/19
2020
@MHuski Hi Mark. It is against the law to fly a drone within 50m of people or buildings. If you believe the drone c… https://t.co/xdkFe4Fhgq
8/14
2020
@julapops Thanks for the follow up. You can find the specific summaries for each airline on our website at:… https://t.co/n6t8QU5mch @SamHaddaway @Avianca Hello and thanks for getting in touch. You can find passenger advice on our website at:… https://t.co/d6TugaGCx7 @Bessy645 @Ryanair Hi Mike, if your flight has been cancelled, you are entitled to a refund, so if you would rather… https://t.co/cgZmX4fq2J @julapops Hi Jules, we have been reviewing the refund policies and performance of airlines during the coronavirus p… https://t.co/FU1RVfXiDX#Covid19 has been a challenging time for the aviation community, and we understand the impact this can have on ment… https://t.co/0SMnVu2BGm
8/13
2020
@Carliowood Hi Carl, you can find the list of airlines and summary statements within the review itself at:… https://t.co/a3ZL4exPeS @hover2u @VirginAtlantic @ExpediaUK @grantshapps @WhichTravel Hi Richard, we have reviewed the refund practices of… https://t.co/Z4oKhEmhsM @Carliowood Hi Carl, we have reviewed the refund policies of airlines and taken commitments from some airlines to i… https://t.co/O6EV07dRTe @Tawanda_jc @tough_adzwa @EASA Hi Tawanda, thanks for getting in touch. You might find our Innovation Hub of intere… https://t.co/DIBuy5uk7r
8/11
2020
@Grrr_Lyons Hello, night time UAS Operations are permitted, provided you can still follow the drone code. More gui… https://t.co/3wL8jksI1o
8/10
2020
The approach and landing can be one of the most difficult flight phases, so we have published new advice for genera… https://t.co/kCDivXFdw9 @APlytas @British_Airways Hi Alex, please send us a DM with some extra information on this one so we can provide an… https://t.co/a2tc38SAAF @Grrr_Lyons Hello, we are receiving a high volume of messages at the moment and are aiming to respond to all DMs wi… https://t.co/K0M3DtQbZcWe're hiring! We are looking for a Portfolio Manager with strong analysis and stakeholder relations skills to join… https://t.co/mneMuiRrT1
8/7
2020
We asked Steve Slater, CEO of the Light Aircraft Association for his thoughts on returning safely to flying post CO… https://t.co/f7KtpaMEWg
8/6
2020
In the next of our #GAvoices videos, Pete Stratten, Chief Executive the British Gliding Association, gives some tip… https://t.co/OmvVH5hgTY @uchujinphoto Hello, please send us a DM on this one. Thanks, OT.
8/4
2020

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