On 29 January 2009 a Eurocopter EC 120B was flying to Sydney from Scone. The aircraft collided with a power line which was about 10 metres...
CASA is now permitting a VH pilot to fly with a driver’s licence medical. However, there are some catches.
If you do file in the AAT the CASA decision is stayed, that is, not carried out or is of no effect for 90 days.
The High Court has recently refused special leave sought by the power utility Country Energy against a NSW Court Of Appeal decision that upheld the duty of care which power utilities owe to low flying aircraft.
Is the diabetic pilot no longer automatically grounded or requiring a co-pilot? Not privately at least and commercially remains to be seen!
Section 27 of the Civil Aviation (Carriers liability) Act 1959 (the Act) permits a passenger to bring a claim.
Recently I was obliged to more closely examine what has occurred on 25 November 2004 in relation to Airservices Australia and our airspace.
Section 30DB of the Civil Aviation Act 1988 (the Act) tells us that the holder of a civil aviation authorisation
The above Act was assented to on 21 October 2003. This Act amended the Civil Aviation Act 1988 and the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988.
CASA in the Civil Aviation Amendment Regulations 2003 has in no uncertain terms introduced the notion of making most offences, offences of strict liability.
Fit and Proper Person to hold a pilot’s licence? – The now current amendments to CASA’s role in suspending and cancelling a licence.