The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is responsible for the regulation of aviation safety in the UK, determining policy for the use of airspace, the economic regulation of Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports, the licensing and financial fitness of airlines and the management of the ATOL financial protection scheme for holidaymakers.

CAA is a public corporation of the Department for Transport.


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  1. General aviation: Air Navigation Order review

    • 26 March 2015
    • Open consultation
  2. Spaceport: locations and criteria

    • 3 March 2015
    • Consultation outcome

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