Emerging regulations

GAMA publishes electric aviation recommendations for European regulators, policy makers

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) has published a Position Paper endorsed by its European Leaders Steering Committee entitled “Recommendations for Accelerating the Development of the Electric aviation Sector in Europe” GAMA reports that the […]

Emerging regulations

China launches government-backed urban air transport development and infrastructure plan

Chinese financial press sources report the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Ministry of Finance, and the Civil Aviation Administration of China have published the “Implementation Plan for […]

Air taxis and personal transports

UK Department for Transport publishes Future of Flight action plan and slates first piloted taxi flights by 2026

Flying taxis, crime-fighting drones and critical 999 care deliveries could all be a reality by 2030 according to the government and industry’s joint Future of Flight action plan, announced by the Department for Transport (DfT) […]

Emerging regulations

eVTOL operations a step closer in the UK as aviation regulator looks at vertiport design proposals

The UK Civil Aviation Authority has launched a consultation on design proposals for vertiports at existing aerodromes, paving the way for vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft operations in the United Kingdom. “Vertiports are sites […]