CASA Discussion Paper and CASA Directive 96/17 on RPAs or Drones
CASA are currently inviting comments on important Drone safety issues and have recently issued CASA Directive 96/17.
For more details go to the CASA Discussion Paper – Review of RPAS Operations (DP 1708OS) page.
CASA Exemption (156/17) to Directive 96/17
MAAA Executive have successfully negotiated an exemption to recent CASA Directive 96/17 issued in the form of CASA Exemption 156/17. This exemption effectively returns the normal Model Aero Club operations back to where they were prior to the issue of the CASA Directive 96/17.
Go to the MAAA Facebook page for more details.