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CAA safety sense leaflet 13 - collision avoidance

The CAA provides some useful tips and thoughts regarding collision avoidance at the following Safety Sense Leaflet 13. Topics include: how the eye functions; visual scanning techniques; how to scan; time sharing plans; and operating techniques.

Skyway Code

The CAA Skyway Code also has some useful thoughts about avoiding collisions at the end of its ‘GA Risks’ section. You can download a version at www.caa.co.uk/skywaycode either just for printing or for interactive on-screen use depending on how you want to view the document.

Avoiding mid-air collisions

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