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CASA has temporarily suspended GA8 operations as a precautionary step pending the outcome of further investigation by authorities.

Help us shape the future direction of OnTrack by providing your feedback via the Consultation Hub.

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority has confirmed it has no current issues with the safety of REX aircraft.

The first CASA-approved drone safety app connected to our new RPAS digital platform is now available to download.

We will be making changes to our identification requirements from 1 July 2019.

Check out our new database to find a flight training organisation near you.

Changes have been made to the membership of the Aviation Safety Advisory Panel.

We’re changing the way we provide you with information about where you can legally operate your drone in Australia.

There’s a lot happening in aviation safety. Get the latest news in this month’s CASA Briefing newsletter.

Consultation has opened to seek feedback on an Airspace Change Proposal (ACP) we received, on Class E airspace.

We’re working to deliver better services. Find out the story in the latest CASA Briefing newsletter.

CEOs can now renew their organisation’s ReOCs online (provided no variations are required) through our new myCASA portal.

Changes to remote pilot licences, instructors and record keeping - starting in 12 months

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CASA has amended the rules to include helicopters.

Opportunities are available across eight job categories. Applications close at 2.00pm (AEST) on Tuesday, 23 April.

Chief Remote Pilots can now lodge RePL applications online once their students have completed the required training.

CASA is planning to introduce a drone registration and accreditation scheme later this year.

The safety challenges of the 737 MAX, helicopter engines and radio call changes. All in the latest CASA Briefing.

From 19 March 2019 new minimum safety standards apply to pilots conducting community service flights.

Operations to and from Australia have been temporarily suspended.

There’s a lot happening in aviation safety. Get the latest news in this month’s CASA Briefing newsletter.

An extract of the plain English guide to the new Part 91 regs is now available for comment.

RPAS branch manager Luke Gumley delivered the keynote speech.

Check out what's changing and when.

Substantial progress has been made on our outstanding projects and regulatory changes.

Have your say on a proposed national drone registration and accreditation scheme.

The Part 149 Manual of Standards is now available together with a summary of feedback received during consultation.

Flight operational regulations made

Due to a scheduled outage, the CASA self-service portal may not be available from 8pm AEDT Friday 7 December to 10pm Sunday 9 December.