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Airservices Australia will waive more than $2 million in annual service charges for Angel Flight, CareFlight, LifeFlight, Little Wings and the Royal Flying Doctor Service.
Holders of Flight Examiner Ratings will be indemnified by the federal government from 1 September this year.
AGAA summit delegates have collaborated on conclusions and recommendations to present to both sides of parliament.
Anthony Albanese yesterday committed the federal opposition to providing bipartisan support to the government for aviation reform.
The Deputy Prime Minister has said he will collaborate with reform attempts for general aviation, but added that getting any changes to the Civil Aviation Act through parliament could be difficult.
Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack has committed the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) to creating maintenance regulations specifically for general aviation.
Pilots flying under the new Basic Class 2 (BC2) medical will need to inform passengers that they will be operating under a lower medical standard.
Pipistrel has started work on a EUR 4 million expansion of its factory in Gorizia, Italy.
Support for a change to the Civil Aviation Act is growing rapidly.
Rossair has gone into voluntary administration one year after a tragic aircraft crash at Renmark
Australian Flying July-August 2018 is now on the streets and waiting for your eyes.
AOPA and the SAAA have renewed their drive for driver's licence medicals for pilots flying VH-registered aircraft.
Government think-tank will concentrate on the three key priorities set down in the GA Flight Plan strategy announced last month.
Ausfly has returned to the Australian events calendar, and is scheduled for Narromine on 18-21 October this year.
Martin Sonka won a thrilling Red Bull Air Race final in Hungary on Sunday as third-placed Matt Hall went to outright first place in the championship standings.