The Civil Aviation Authority has recently called for responses to its RP3 guidance document, CAP1593, which sets out the expectations of the regulator for NATS to carry out its licence obligations during the period 2020-2024 (reference period 3).
It is with great sadness that I report the passing of our great friend and comrade, Ron Wilson, last weekend.
Group president Tahir Latif reports on a meeting he attended on 9 November, organised by Breaking the Frame, to discuss automation of jobs and the threat to employment. He spoke about issues in aviation and how unions should respond to automation generally.
The government has extended the Heathrow consultation, previously closed in May, to 19 December. This is "to take into account new evidence that was unavailable when the original draft was first published", specifically new demand forecasts and the government's latest attempt at an air quality plan.
PCS response to consultation on future aviation strategy