Top News on CASA

  • Australia tightens rules for helicopter night flying


    Australia is continuing the process of tightening the rules governing helicopter flights in the wake of the fatal 18 August 2011 crash of a Eurocopter AS355F2 Twin Squirrel at Lake Eyre in South Australia.


  • Other News for CASA

  • Australia grounds some R44s on rotor blade concerns


    ​Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has issued an airworthiness directive grounding Robinson R44...


  • CASA accused of 'misconduct' by Australia's light aircraft association


    The industry body representing Australia’sultralight,recreational and light sport aircraft sectors, Recreational...


  • Voluntary community flight operator Angel Flight details closure fears


    ​Australian community services flight operator Angel Flight Australia warns that it would be forced to cease operations...


  • News Listings for CASA

  • Australia and New Zealand lift R44 groundings

    News | 25 Feb 2015 08:00 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Austraila’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority and the Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand have both lifted emergency airworthiness directives that temporarily grounded Robinson R44s fitted with certain main rotor blades.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-and-New-Zealand-lift-R44-groundings-409415/
  • Australia grounds some R44s on rotor blade concerns

    News | 24 Feb 2015 13:29 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has issued an airworthiness directive grounding Robinson R44 helicopters fitted with C016-7 main rotor blades.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-grounds-some-R44s-on-rotor-blade-concerns-409357/
  • ANALYSIS: India-owned Mahindra extends its footprint from Australia to North America

    News | 20 Feb 2015 10:34 | Emma Kelly

    With a manufacturing base in Australia, a marketing and assembly operation in the USA, a growing global sales and support network and ownership by an Indian conglomerate, Mahindra Aerospace is truly a global company.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-India-owned-Mahindra-extends-its-footprint-from-Australia-to-North-America-408550/
  • ANALYSIS: Slow-down for Australia's formerly booming rotorcraft sector

    News | 19 Feb 2015 00:00 | Emma Kelly

    ​Growth in Australia’s once-booming helicopter sector is slowing down at a time when the industry is grappling with a series of obstacles ahead of it.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Slow-down-for-Australias-formerly-booming-rotorcraft-sector-408614/
  • ​ANALYSIS: QZ8501 bucks improving Indonesian safety trend

    News | 30 Dec 2014 07:16 | Greg Waldron

    The loss of AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501 on 28 December follows a year in which Indonesian airlines improved their safety record.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-QZ8501-bucks-improving-Indonesian-safety-trend-407519/
  • Australia to implement air safety review recommendations

    News | 03 Dec 2014 03:29 | Ellis Taylor

    Australia’s government will move to implement almost all of the recommendations made in a recent review of air safety, with the aim of continuing to improve on the country’s strong record.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-to-implement-air-safety-review-recommendations-406678/