New BMAA Check flight system

Owner Check Flying System On 1 April 2016 the BMAA’s check flying system changed to an ‘owner’ check flying system. This system is described in the Check Flying Handbook (TIL 042). It is vital that pilots read this before attempting … Read More

Flight design go bust

CT maker goes bust FLIGHT Design, the German company behind the CT range of aircraft, has gone into temporary receivership after a customer failed to pay a bill of more than €1M. The unpaid bill was the final straw after … Read More

The Hunt is Still On

WANTED: OLDEST ACTIVE CERTIFIED ROTAX AIRCRAFT ENGINE BRP launches a contest to find the oldest active certified Rotax aircraft engine BRP launches a contest to find the oldest active certified Rotax aircraft engine in operation to celebrate 40 years of … Read More

Check Flight Changes…

Check flying system change Ahead of the implementation of the changes to the BMAA check flying system we are trying to give owners as much notice and information as possible so that they are aware of the new system and … Read More

Microlight Hire Changes….

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has published a General Exemption that allows all Type Approved microlights to be made available for self-fly hire. This replaces the previous requirement for individual exemptions that were renewed after three years. The Exemption is … Read More

QuikR wins big!

Team GB dominated the World Air Games microlight competition in Dubai, with a clean sweep of the medals. The FAI World Air Games which took place In Dubai 1st – 12th December 2015 used P&M Aviation QuikR flexwing aircraft. David … Read More

P&M ROCHDALE CLOSING..

Heres what P&M have to say… As a result of a detailed strategic review of the business, the directors of P&M have decided to consolidate all operations to the company’s Manton site near Marlborough, Wiltshire. Sadly, this means that the … Read More