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|10 Jul 2020||36th America’s Cup - consultation extended to 17 July 2020|
|10 Jul 2020||CASA AWB 57-017 Issue 1 Piper PA-28 and PA-32 Wing Spar Fatigue|
|10 Jul 2020||Emergency Airworthiness Directive: EASA AD 2020-0151-E Arriel 1B, 1C, 1C2 and 1D1 engines, all S/N|
|07 Jul 2020||CASA AWB 02-064 Issue 1 - issued 01 Jul 2020
Preventing carbon monoxide poisoning in piston engine aircraft.
|06 Jul 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - crane at 17 Old Pine Valley Road, Dairy Flat, Auckland - submissions close 03 Aug 2020|
|06 Jul 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|30 Jun 2020||Vector magazine winter 2020|
|29 Jun 2020||Rule projects in progress - updated|
|29 Jun 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|26 Jun 2020||36th America’s Cup - draft airspace operations plan - updated|
|26 Jun 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - proposed crane at 35 Hyderabad Road Napier|
|25 Jun 2020||Airworthiness Directive Schedule Amendment Nr 20-06 - effective 25 Jun 2020|
|24 Jun 2020||Bird incident rate report January to March 2020|
|24 Jun 2020||Review of CAA fees, levies, and charges 2020 - updated re suspension
Authority pricing review 2020 - sector meetings feedback and responses - added to questions and answers
|24 Jun 2020||20/EXE/175 Exemption from the requirement in Civil Aviation Rule 67.57(2)|
|23 Jun 2020||Medical reminder|
|23 Jun 2020||Part 77 navigable airspace determinations -
Wind farm near Turitea, Palmerston North and multiple cranes at city block – Esk, Kelvin, Tay and Dee Streets, Invercargill.
|23 Jun 2020||SAIB AIR-20-11 - issued 22 Jun 2020
Sikorsky S-76A/B/C model helicopters fitted with LITEF LCR 92/LCR 100 AHRS and Honeywell SPZ 7000/SPZ 7600 autopilot systems.
|22 Jun 2020||Emergency airworthiness directive: EASA AD 2020-0138 Flight Controls – Elevator Control Pushrod – Inspection / Replacement|
|22 Jun 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|19 Jun 2020||CAA form 24066-07 Review of airworthiness helicopter check list report (including special category) - revised|
|18 Jun 2020||Aviation safety summary January - March 2020|
|18 Jun 2020||CASA Airworthiness Bulletin (AWB) 02-006 Issue 2 - All aircraft fitted with flexible hose assemblies, particularly those hoses which carry flammable fluids such as fuel and oil - Maintenance Practices - issued 08 May 2015|
|18 Jun 2020||EASA SIB 2020-11 - issued 17 Jun 2020
AS 350 and AS 355 helicopters fitted with an B-E hoist 450 lb BL-29700 series - Rescue Hoist Cable Failure
|18 Jun 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - crane at 33-38 Bowen Street, Wellington - submissions close 15 Jul 2020|
|17 Jun 2020||Continuing Airworthiness Notice 56-001 Aeroprakt A-32 (Vixxen) Aircraft - Windscreen Cracks|
|16 Jun 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - proposal for a crane at cnr Kakano Road / Maki Street, Whenuapai, Auckland and Gunton Drive Massey, Auckland - submissions close 10 Jul 2020|
|16 Jun 2020||Review of CAA fees, levies, and charges 2020 suspended|
|15 Jun 2020||CAA form 24011-02 Petition for an exemption - updated|
|15 Jun 2020||Part 77 navigable airspace determinations:
Softball Floodlighting and Ball Tracker, Colquhoun Park, Palmerston North
Crane at Angus Place, Napier
|15 Jun 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|12 Jun 2020||COVID-19 - Certification and SMS - an update|
|12 Jun 2020||Emergency airworthiness directive FAA AD 2020-12-10 Bell Tail Rotor Blades|
|11 Jun 2020||New Type acceptance report - Austro Engine E4/E4P|
|09 Jun 2020||Part 77 navigable airspace determination - McIntosh Cranes - crane at 1-35 Alderson Drive, Palmerston North|
|09 Jun 2020||COVID-19 - Draft General Direction withdrawn|
|08 Jun 2020||Aviation under COVID-19 Alert Level 1|
|08 Jun 2020||Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace - Proposal to operate a crane at 2 Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch Hospital - submissions close 03 Jul 2020|
|08 Jun 2020||Proposed Notice open for submission: NTC91.258 Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) Systems below Flight Level 245 – Revision 2|
|08 Jun 2020||Emergency airworthiness directive EASA AD 2020-0121 Flight Controls – Elevator Control Pushrod – Inspection / Replacement|
|08 Jun 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|05 Jun 2020||Emergency airworthiness directive: JCAB AD TCD-4753B-2020 Mitsubishi MU-2B and MU-2B-30 series aircraft – AFM amendment|
|05 Jun 2020||FAA SAIB NE-20-04 General guidance on the use of Kathon FP1.5 and Biobor JF biocide jet fuel additives|
|04 Jun 2020||COVID-19 - Flammable PPE products|
|04 Jun 2020||EASA SIB 2020-10 - issued 29 May 2020
Defective warning lights panel: CEAPR DR 400/100, DR 400/120, DR 400/140 B, DR 400/160, DR 400/180 and DR 400/180 R aeroplanes, s/n 2712, 2713, 2716, 2717, 2718, 2721, 2722, 2723, 2724, 2726 and 2729.
|04 Jun 2020||EASA SIB 2020-09 - issued 29 May 2020
Defective seat belt attachment rivet assembly: CEAPR DR 400/100, DR 400/120, DR 400/140 B, DR 400/160, DR 400/180 and DR 400/180 R aeroplanes, s/n 2703, 2714, 2715, 2716, 2717 and 2720 to 2734 inclusive.
|02 Jun 2020||Where's Vector?
The winter edition of Vector will be with you a little later than usual, because of resources used by COVID-19. But we'll have the magazine in your letterboxes by the end of June.
|02 Jun 2020||AC100-1 (Revision 2) Safety Management
Revision 2 includes additions to guidance material and incorporates minor editorial changes
|01 Jun 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|29 May 2020||List of Part 109 regulated air cargo agents - version 126 dated 28 May 2020|
|28 May 2020||Airworthiness Directive Schedule Amendment Nr 20-05 - effective 28 May 2020|
|28 May 2020||COVID-19
Just a reminder to make your booking and renew your medical certificate 'soon as'. Don't wait until the COVID-19 provisions expire.
|28 May 2020||Temporary designated airspace consultation - 36th America’s Cup application for special use airspace|
|28 May 2020||Part 77 navigable airspace determination - ISO Limited - crane at Berth 9-11, Port of Tauranga|
|28 May 2020||Part 77 navigable airspace determination - crane at 108 Park Terrace, Christchurch|
|27 May 2020||Part 157 proposal - construction of a Heliport near Riversdale Southland - submissions close 15 Jun 2020|
|25 May 2020||Rule projects in progress - updated|
|25 May 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|22 May 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace
Crane at 1 Whitmore Street, Wellington
Crane at 167-171 Victoria St, Te Aro, Wellington
Submissions close 18 Jun 2020
|21 May 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - Crane at RNZAF Base Ohakea, Pukenui Road, Ohakea, NE Quadrant - submissions close 17 Jun 2020|
|21 May 2020||Notice of Extension to deliver the 2020/21 Statement of Performance Expectations of the Civil Aviation Authority|
|19 May 2020||Draft General Direction: Expiration of Medical Certificates
The CAA is consulting on a draft General Direction that will enable medical certificates with expiry dates between 26 March 2020 and 24 June 2020 to remain in force until 90 days following the original date of expiry. This will ensure a more even spread of renewals.
|19 May 2020||Reminders for aircraft owners|
|19 May 2020||COVID-19
20/EXE/113 Exemption from the requirement in Civil Aviation Rule 61.807(a)(2)
|18 May 2020||COVID-19
Booking flight tests with CAA examiners
|18 May 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|15 May 2020||Feedback - Canadian Aviation Service Difficulty Reports - Jan to Apr 2020 update available|
|14 May 2020||COVID-19
Extension to licence and rating currency requirements for aircrew and ATS personnel - FAQs updated
|14 May 2020||COVID-19 - Getting back into the air
Alert level 2 is upon us. As if you needed reminding. We know many of you are way ahead of the game in preparing to comply with COVID-19 rules, preparing your aircraft, and preparing yourselves. But a quick look at this information might just help you with the one thing you may have overlooked.
|12 May 2020||COVID-19
All aviation activity is permitted under COVID-19 Level 2, but this must comply with COVID-19 physical distancing rules and other Ministry of Health public health guidelines.
|12 May 2020||List of Part 109 regulated air cargo agents - version 125 dated 12 May 2020|
|11 May 2020||Transport Canada CASA 2020-05 Issue 01 - issued 22 Apr 2020
The importance of inspecting ELTs and their installation in aircraft
|11 May 2020||EASA SIB 2020-08 - issued 04 May 2020 [Correction: 08 May 2020]
DECOMATIC Titanium Bolts used in various aeronautical products
|11 May 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|08 May 2020||List of Part 109 regulated air cargo agents (v124)|
|07 May 2020||COVID-19
Alert Level 2 Travel and transport 07 information.
|07 May 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - cranes on Kelvin, Tay, Dee and Esk St blocks, Invercargill - submissions close 29 May 2020|
|06 May 2020||Fatal accident report - Departure from controlled flight - Schempp-Hirth Discus-2C Glider ZK-GXG|
|05 May 2020||EASA SIB 2020-08 - issued 04 May 2020
DECOMATIC Titanium Bolts used in various aeronautical products
|04 May 2020||GA Flight Examiners’ Seminar for 2020 postponed|
|04 May 2020||Aircraft register - updated|
|01 May 2020||Part 77 determination - crane at 23 The Cutting Way, Palmerston North Airport|
|01 May 2020||Notice of objects and activities affecting navigable airspace - crane at 1-35 Alderson Drive Palmerston North - submissions close 27 May 2020|