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general:restrictions_legality [2016/10/25 11:05]
rocketboy [Pico Exemptions]
general:restrictions_legality [2021/10/25 14:49]
rocketboy [CAA/NOTAMS]
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 ===== CAA/NOTAMS ===== ===== CAA/NOTAMS =====
  
-In the UK permission to launch balloons needs to come from the CAA. On application ​(with OS map marking launch site) and after review a permission will be sent to you and also a NOTAM will be issued. As the weather can be unpredictable it is possible to apply for a launch window instead of a single day+In the UK permission to launch balloons needs to come from the CAA. On application and after review a permission will be sent to you and also a NOTAM will be issued. As the weather can be unpredictable it is possible to apply for a launch window instead of a single day.
-More information can be found in the [[http://​publicapps.caa.co.uk/​modalapplication.aspx?​appid=11&​mode=detail&​id=226|Air Navigation Order]].+
  
-{{:general:​20160825met_researchballoonreleaseapplication.doc|}} for Air Navigation Order 2016 The current address ​is  ​AROps@caa.co.uk. ​  ​To fill in the form you will need the grid reference ​of the launch site, which you can get from [[http://www.gridreferencefinder.com/|here]].+More information can be found in the [[http://​www.legislation.gov.uk/​uksi/​2016/​765/​pdfs/​uksi_20160765_en.pdf|Air Navigation Order]]. 
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 +The permit application process ​is now an on-line form: [[https://​apply.caa.co.uk/​CAAPortal/​terms-and-conditions.htm?​formCode=BAL|CAA Permit Request]] 
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 +To fill in the form you will need the latitude & longitude ​of the launch site, which you can get from [[http://maps.google.com/|Google Maps]]. For queries contact [[mailto:​AROps@caa.co.uk|AROps]]. ​  
 ==== AIRSPACE CHARTS ===== ==== AIRSPACE CHARTS =====
 Hopefully these should enable you to ascertain the best areas to consider launching from when you apply for a NOTAM Hopefully these should enable you to ascertain the best areas to consider launching from when you apply for a NOTAM
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 (c) any small unmanned aircraft; and (c) any small unmanned aircraft; and
 (d) any parachute including a parascending parachute. (d) any parachute including a parascending parachute.
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general/restrictions_legality.txt · Last modified: 2021/10/25 15:10 by rocketboy