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We will be undertaking system upgrades and maintenance from 7 pm on Friday 31 July until 7 pm on Sunday 2 August AEST.

Two new members will be joining the Aviation Safety Advisory Panel.

More online and digital services will soon be available, including digital licences. Find out more in the latest CASA Briefing newsletter.

CASA has today issued a second safety notice for pilots and operators of Bristell light sport aircraft.

The transitional arrangements for the Part 139 Aerodromes which come into effect on 13 August 2020, are now available.

The Part 66 Manual of Standards Amendment Instrument 2020 (No. 2) (the instrument) adds three new aircraft type ratings to the list of aircraft specified under the Part 66 Manual of Standards (the Part 66 MOS) as type rated aircraft.

We’re taking a new approach and releasing the draft for public comment in three tranches.

Please be advised that AviationWorx will be not be available for use between 8:00pm and 11:00pm AEST Saturday 5 July due to system upgrades.

CASA turns 25 in July. Read our Director's birthday tribute in CASA Briefing.

We’re taking a new approach and releasing the draft for public comment in three tranches.

We will soon release several critical advisory circulars (ACs) to help you transition to the new rules. We will consult on a number of these.

Over 40 Safety Risk Mitigation Plans have been received from air operators.

The policies for transition to the new flight operations regulations will impact every Air Operator’s Certificate holder.

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many aviators to take a pause until non-essential travel restrictions have been lifted.

It’s time to think carefully about safety as we emerge from the COVID-19 crisis. Get the latest news in this month’s CASA Briefing.

Now available for the upcoming changes to the aerodrome rules.

Our popular Visual Flight Rules guide (VFRG) is now available as a free downloadable PDF.

International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have released free COVID-19 webinars available to industry.

In an effort to ease the burden on industry during COVID-19.

We’re consulting on the proposed Part 138 Manual of Standards (MOS) and certain changes to the Part 138 Regulations.

We will be undertaking system upgrades and maintenance from 7pm on Friday 1 May until 6pm on Sunday 3 May.

The first of four training packages is now available.

Find out from the Director about CASA’s COVID-19 actions in the latest CASA Briefing newsletter.

This edition will be packed with great safety reading.

We are now giving you the option to apply some of the rules ahead of their originally scheduled commencement.

We are extending the transition period by 12 months.

We are putting in place further measures to assist the RPAS industry.

We are working to put in place measures to provide relief to candidates who are part-way through an examination program.

General exemptions for a number of authorisations or permissions related to the continuing airworthiness of aircraft.

How we’re helping sport aircraft organisations during COVID-19.