Is there any hope for a good AVMED assessment??
Navarthe has gone from AVMED and the ridiculously expensive AAT CVD case has been lost, together with the reversal of a series of AVMED – Navarthe decisions. There is a call for all those who have been affected to give their case. This continued with Dr. […]
CASA loses the CVD case – John O’Brien wins!!
A good win for the industry, following up on the Angel Flight withdrawal by CASA.
Problem is, we have seen withdrawal before, but CASA finds another loop-hole to have a further go at the industry.
From the CVDA site: John O’Brien wins AAT challenge […]
CVD Press Release and letter to Minister:
CASA’s CAMPAIGN AGAINST CVD PILOTS VIPA 3/09/2014 12:06:45 PM
Media Release: 3 September, 2014.
CASA’s CAMPAIGN AGAINST CVD PILOTS
In a formal Submission to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss, the Virgin Independent Pilots Association (VIPA) claims the Civil Aviation Safety […]
I had an interesting interview with email@example.com this week, having been a member of AOPA until around 2001, but disappointed with AOPA taking money from CASA for advertising and “safety seminars”, so I left as a member.
Aaron tells me that there have been major changes afoot and these are certainly welcomed.
Problem is AOPA […]
The following was published yesterday in the Australian and again demonstrates that CASA has again not made a safety case for the changes:
There are legal remedies for CASA’s decisions based on pilots’ colour impairment KATHRYN HOWARD The Australian June 27, 2014 12:00AM
THE Civil Aviation Safety Authority recently wrote to pilots querying […]
The following is on Dr. Pape and the CVD issues and well done in bringing the issues to us and at the very least the inconsistentent approach of the regulator in it’s failure to raise a proper safety case:
CASA Moves on Colour Vision
26 Jun 2014
CASA has raised the hackles of […]
The following articles ran today [20th June 2014] in Australia, which give a clear indication of the way the Australian regulator treat Australian pilots with disregard.
1 SBS – News
19 Jun 2014 – 1:12pm Colour-blind pilot challenges licence restrictions
A Qantas jet flies past the control tower at Sydney Airport. (Source: AAP) […]