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93 documents found in 'Airspace'
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8.33 explained

A light hearted and accurate explanation of 8.33 kHz radio developments in the UK Based on text provided by J...

Date Added: 17/11/2017 View Document

Airprox Board

Link to the Airprox Board web site

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 27/05/2015 View Document

Airspace Infringement Prosecution

CAA news re a recent prosecution for illegally entering the London control zone.

Date Added: 29/10/2015 Last Modified: 29/10/2015 View Document

An Open Letter Concerning Airspace

A letter to all pilots from the Chairmen of the BGA Safety, Airspace and Competitions Committes concerning the need to...

Date Added: 09/06/2015 Last Modified: 18/06/2015 View Document

ATCO perspective of soaring flight

As supplied by CAA in 2016

Date Added: 30/07/2017 Last Modified: 30/07/2017 View Document

ATZ Briefing

BGA Briefing: An ATZ is Controlled Airspace Too!

TYPE: Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

ATZ Procedures

Text of a CAA article entitled "How Well Do You Know Aerodrome Traffic Zone Procedures?"

TYPE: Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Bath Gap LOA

Letter of Agreement defining permitted areas of operation for gliders within the Bristol Control Area 6 (GD CTA-6) - the...

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 07/09/2017 View Document

BGA and Electronic Conspicuity 2 Aug 2017

BGA statement to the CAA Electronic Conspicuity Working Group reiterating the BGA position on electronic conspicuity.

Date Added: 17/08/2017 View Document

BGA response to Exeter airspace change consultation - June 17

Date Added: 02/06/2017 Last Modified: 05/06/2017 View Document

BGA Waypoint List

The current BGA Waypoint list. Link to external site containing the definitive list of BGA Turning Points (Waypoints) Waypoints are...

Date Added: 16/03/2016 Last Modified: 05/03/2017 View Document

Booker Comps Access to LTCA (part)

Exemption permitting gliders flying in Booker Competitions access to part of the LTCA

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Boooker Comps (.air)

Airspace File re exemption for gliders flying in Booker GC competitions

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Bristol Airspace File (.txt)

Airspace File re LOA permitting flying within the Bristol Control Area 6

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Brize Comp Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re LOA permitting competition gliders to transit areas of Brize Norton CTR

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

CAA CAP1391 Electronic Conspicuity Devices

Key outcomes from a CAA led project to develop an industry standard for low cost electronic conspicuity devices for light...

Date Added: 16/01/2017 View Document

CAP 1434: UK Flight Information Services: Guidance from the CAA

Date Added: 09/03/2017 View Document

Class D Airspace - R/T Example

Example of a typical radio interchange for a glider wishing to crosss Class D airspace

TYPE: Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 13/05/2015 View Document

Class G airprox reports analysis - Helios

CAA funded analysis of UK airprox reports carried out by Helios in 2014

Date Added: 22/07/2015 Last Modified: 22/07/2015 View Document

Class G for the 21st Century

CAA paper describing future class G dated 2012

Date Added: 22/07/2015 View Document

Contingency Pre-Flight Information Bulletins (PIBs)

For use if the the NATS AIS NOTAM website is unavailable

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

Cross-Country and Airspace Guidance

Laws and Rules Cross Country and Airspace Guidance

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 09/08/2016 View Document

Deeside GC airspace guide

A Deeside GC publication designed to assist glider pilots flying in Scotland. THIS GUIDE DOES NOT REPLACE THE NEED TO...

Date Added: 12/04/2017 Last Modified: 12/04/2017 View Document

Dft Drone Consultation BGA Comments

BGA comments submitted to the Dft re the DfT Drone Consultation Dec-Mar 17

Date Added: 05/02/2017 View Document

Distress and Diversion (D&D) User Guide

Original posted on the LATCC webpage

Date Added: 22/06/2016 Last Modified: 14/07/2016 View Document

Edinburgh Class D LOA Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re LOA permitting gliders to cross Edinburgh Class D Airspace

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Fly on Track website

An independent website for private pilots, covering airspace infringement issues

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

Frequency Reference Cards

Frequency reference cards availability December 2013

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

Gliding Activity Explained - RAF Air Clues Magazine Spring 2016

Date Added: 06/06/2016 View Document

Gliding Awareness for non-glider pilots

A briefing for all pilots describing where and how gliders operate

Date Added: 29/01/2016 View Document

Hawarden RMZ Guide

General Aviation Guide for the new Hawarden Radio Mandatory Zone, effective 30th March 2017

Date Added: 04/03/2017 View Document

Hus Bos Comps Access to LTCA (part) (1/2)

Exemption (1 of 2) permitting gliders flying in Husbands Bosworth competitions access to part of the LTCA

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Hus Bos Comps Access to LTCA (part) (2/2)

Exemption (2 of 2) permitting gliders flying in Husbands Bosworth competitions access to part of the LTCA

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Hus Bos Comps Airspace File (.txt)

Airspace File re exemption for gliders flying in Husbands Bosworth competitions

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Lasham Comps Access to LTCA (part) (1/2)

Exemption (2 of 2) permitting gliders flying in Lasham competitions access to part of the LTCA

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Lasham Comps Access to LTCA (part) (2/2)

Exemption (1 of 2) permitting gliders flying in Lasham competitions access to part of the LTCA

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Lasham Comps Airspace File (.txt)

Airspace File re exemption for gliders flying in Lasham competitions

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

LOA - Access to Airways P600 and N864 for the purpose of crossing Class A Controlled Airspace

Letter of Agreement permitting Access to P600 and N864. 2017

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 22/08/2017 View Document

LOA - AMPIT

Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to operate in the area of Class A airspace known as the AMPIT triangle

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/06/2017 View Document

LOA - Brize Competitions

Letter of Agreement permitting competition gliders to transit areas of Brize Norton CTR

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

LOA - Chipping Box

Letter of Agreement detailing the coordination procedures which will permit Bowland Forest GC to operate as VFR up to FL100...

Date Added: 02/05/2017 View Document

LOA - Crossing Edinburgh Class D Airspace

Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to cross Edinburgh Class D Airspace

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

LOA - Crossing Portions of P18

Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to cross portions of P18 to the north of UVAVU (Newcastle Airport)

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 01/04/2016 View Document

LOA - GUSSI Box

Letter of Agreement allowing glider traffic access to specified Class E Controlled Airspace known as the GUSSI Box

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 22/07/2015 View Document

LOA - Manchester & Leeds Class A

Letter of Agreement permitting access to areas of Manchester & Leeds Class A Airspace

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/06/2017 View Document

LOA - Part of Airway N615 Access

Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access parts of Airway N615

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Aboyne Gliding Area

Annex C to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Aboyne Gliding Area

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Northern Ireland Gliding Area

Annex D to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Northern Ireland Gliding Area

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Northumbria Gliding Areas

Annex E to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Northumbria Gliding Areas

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Portmoak Gliding Area

Annex B to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Portmoak Gliding Area

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Scottish Upper and Lower Areas

Annex A to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Scottish Upper and Lower Areas

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Spadeadam Gliding Areas

Annex F to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Spadeadam Gliding Areas

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Welsh Gliding Areas

Annex H to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Welsh Gliding Areas

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA (G) Yorkshire Gliding Areas

Annex G to Letter of Agreement permitting gliders to access Class C airspace in TRA(G)- Yorkshire Gliding Areas

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA - TRA 008,007,006,005,004

Letter of Agreement relating to glider access to Temporary Reserved Areas (TRA) 008, 007, 006, 005 and 004

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

LOA - TRA(G)

Letter of Agreement relating to airspace sharing agreements in regard to activation of Temporary Reserved Areas (Gliding) (TRA (G)s). Updated...

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 02/11/2017 View Document

LOA Cambridge

Letter of agreement describing procedures to be used by Cambridge GC and Cambridge Airport ATC to facilitate safe sharing of...

Date Added: 18/02/2016 Last Modified: 22/08/2017 View Document

LOA Doncaster Controlled Airspace

Letter of agreement defining permitted areas of operation for gliders within Doncaster Controlled Airspace.

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 22/08/2017 View Document

LOA Southend

Letter of agreement between Southend airport and the BGA

Date Added: 13/07/2015 Last Modified: 22/08/2017 View Document

Luton TMA LOA Airspace File (.air)

FOR USE BY PILOTS FORMALLY BRIEFED AND TESTED BY LONDON GLIDING CLUB ONLY Airspace File re LOCAL operating agreement permitting...

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 20/06/2016 View Document

Managing Flying Risk Guidance

Laws and Rules Managing Flying Risk Guidance

Date Added: 29/04/2015 Last Modified: 31/10/2017 View Document

Manchester & Leeds Class A LOA Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re LOA permitting access to areas of Manchester & Leeds Class A Airspace

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Mid Air Collision Avoidance - RAF Fairford safety leaflet

A MAC avoidance leaflet relevant to UK GA supplied by RAF Fairford in April 2017.

Date Added: 10/04/2017 View Document

Military airfield activity

Illustrative only. Subject to NOTAM, AIP amendments, etc.

Date Added: 11/07/2016 Last Modified: 11/07/2016 View Document

Military flying contacts

Military flying unit contacts for use during notification of significant gliding activity. Supplied by the RAF.

Date Added: 22/06/2016 Last Modified: 15/03/2017 View Document

N615 LOA Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re LOA permitting access to areas of Manchester & Leeds Class A Airspace

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

NATS

Link to NATS home page

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

NATS AIS website

Aeronautical information published by NATS

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 23/08/2015 View Document

NATS Temporary Airspace Restrictions

A link to the lists of Airspece Aeronautical Circulars (AIC - Mauve) showing temporary restricted airspace - RA(T).

Date Added: 22/06/2015 Last Modified: 23/06/2015 View Document

NotamCheck

NOTAM viewing software

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

NotamPlot

NOTAM viewing software

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

NotamView

NOTAM viewing software

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

Open Letter Concerning Airspace - August 2015

An open letter, following the letter of June 2015, containing an update and further guidance to pilots.

Date Added: 12/08/2015 Last Modified: 13/08/2015 View Document

Open Letter Concerning Airspace - February 2017

A letter to all pilots from the Chairmen of the BGA Safety, Airspace, Flight Operations and Competitions Committes concerning the...

Date Added: 21/02/2017 View Document

ORS4 No 1217

Non-Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) Transponder Equipped Glider and SLMG Operations at and above FL 100 up to FL 195. This...

Date Added: 23/03/2017 View Document

Oxford airport / RAF Brize Norton draft airspace design and BGA response Aug 17

A draft design proposed to the BGA by Oxford airport and RAF Brize Norton during a meeting in August 2017...

Date Added: 23/08/2017 Last Modified: 29/09/2017 View Document

P600 LOA Airspace File (.txt)

Airspace File re LOA permitting Access to P600 and the Scottish TMA to conduct soaring

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

P600/N864 Crossing LOA Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re LOA permitting access to P600 and N864 for the purpose of crossing Class A Airspace

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

Procedures to activiate RILES gliding areas up to FL195

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

RA(T)s Briefing

BGA Briefing: Airspace Safety and RA(T)s

TYPE: Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

RILES Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re MOU concerning procedures to activiate RILES gliding areas up to FL195

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

S&G re TAG ACP Sep 15

S&G Article re TAG/Farnboroughs ACP

Date Added: 17/10/2015 Last Modified: 22/10/2015 View Document

Soaring and airspace - the glider pilots perspective

An education piece about how glider pilots stay airborne.

Date Added: 03/02/2016 Last Modified: 18/10/2016 View Document

Soaringweb website

Links to collection of airspace files for flight computers

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 14/11/2015 View Document

Southend Class D Airspace

BGA Comment on the granting of Class D airspace to Southend

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

SPINE

NOTAM viewing software

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

TAG consultation BGA response

The BGA's response to the TAG airspace change consultation

Date Added: 17/10/2015 Last Modified: 22/10/2015 View Document

TAG Farnborough additional airspace change consultation

Date Added: 12/08/2016 View Document

TRA(G) LOA Airspace File (.air)

Airspace File re LOA relating to airspace sharing agreements in regard to activation of Temporary Reserved Areas (Gliding) (TRA (G)s).

Date Added: 29/04/2015 View Document

UK Aeronautical Information Package (UKAIP)

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

VFR Chart Information

Date Added: 22/05/2015 View Document

VFR Chart Publication Dates

Date Added: 22/05/2015 Last Modified: 22/05/2015 View Document

Winch cable warning poster

Winch cables warning for aeroplane pilots

Date Added: 14/03/2016 View Document