Exceptions to the (UK) SERA minimum height requirements

The CAA has published ORS4 No.1496: (UK) Standardised European Rules of the Air – Exceptions to the Minimum Height Requirements, which replaces ORS1479 with effect from 28 June 2021. This ORS4 enables exceptions to the (UK) SERA Minimum Height requirements in order that aircraft may be operated in accordance with established UK procedures and practices as allowed by the flexibility provisions within (UK) SERA.

Please note BGA guidance on interpreting the glider hill soaring exception. 

The exception can be viewed here.