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  • Training flight makes emergency landing
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on March 27, 2017 at 7:27 pm

    An Air Services Limited training flight Monday afternoon made an emergency landing at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, a Civil Aviation Authority official said. “The landing gear was damaged on landing,” GCAA Consultant, Howard ... […]

  • WMO adds new cloud types for the first time in 30 years
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on March 23, 2017 at 11:25 am

    The World Meteorological Organization on Thursday released its new, long-awaited, digitized International Cloud Atlas – the global reference for observing and identifying clouds, which are an essential part of weather, the climate system and ... […]

  • Boeing Celebrates Rollout of First 737 MAX 9
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on March 7, 2017 at 5:25 pm

    Boeing marked a milestone on Tuesday as the first 737 MAX 9 made its debut in front of thousands of Boeing employees. The 737 MAX 9 is the second member of Boeing’s industry leading ... […]

  • GCAA safety regulations to be implemented shortly
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 28, 2017 at 12:45 pm

    The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is now closer to implementing regulations to bolster safety in the aviation industry. Director General of the GCAA, Egbert Field told the Government Information Agency (GINA), that consultations ... […]

  • Guyana Civil Aviation Authority issues directive on drone operations
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 27, 2017 at 3:15 pm

    The GUYANA Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has issued a directive requiring unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operators to be in receipt of written permission from the authority prior to operating them. The directive takes effect ... […]

  • Boeing Debuts 787-10 Dreamliner
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 17, 2017 at 7:26 pm

    Boeing on Friday rolled out its newest member of the Dreamliner family, the Boeing 787-10, at its South Carolina plant. U.S. President Donald Trump, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster and thousands of Boeing employees ... […]

  • Air Canada Unveils New Livery Inspired by Canada
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 10, 2017 at 11:14 am

    At three events held simultaneously across Canada in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver, Air Canada today unveiled for its customers and employees, a bold new livery inspired by Canada for its entire fleet, elegant new ... […]

  • ICAO President highlights aviation benefits for Small Island States
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 10, 2017 at 10:36 am

    ICAO Council President Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu met with the Honourable Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, to discuss the critical importance of aviation connectivity and modernized air transport infrastructure for small ... […]

  • Transfer of A380 MSN4 to the Le Bourget aerospace museum
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 10, 2017 at 10:28 am

    As part of its contribution to preserving aviation heritage, Airbus will be transferring four of its test aircraft to museums: the Museum of Air and Space in Paris-Le Bourget and Aeroscopia in Toulouse. These ... […]

  • GRA approves VAT exemption to 60 hinterland airstrips
    Posted by Guyana Aviation on February 9, 2017 at 8:18 pm

    The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has cleared the way for a number of hinterland airstrips to be exempted from applying the 14 per cent Value Added Tax (VAT). Domestic carriers can now apply to ... […]

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