News & Events

CAACI Policy on Flight Crew Recency

Further to the relaxed renewal policy previously issued by the CAACI, the following is specific guidance for air operators and flight crews to meet the Flight Crew Recency requirements specified in the OTAR applicable to their scope of flight operation.

CAMO Recommendation to Operators

21 April, 2020

Based on the current global situation, some Cayman registered aircraft owners may find their aircraft inaccessible or grounded for an extended period of time.  For this reason, some required maintenance tasks may not […]

COVID-19 Advisory for Foreign Registered Aircraft Operators

Advisory to Cayman Islands Travel Partners

The Cayman Islands Government (CIG) has been monitoring the progress of the Coronavirus/COVID 19 pandemic and announced varying initiatives to reduce the transmission of COVID 19 throughout the Cayman Islands. […]

Air Travel Restrictions

The Cayman Islands Government (CIG) has been monitoring the progress of the Coronavirus/COVID 19 pandemic and have announced varying initiatives to reduce the transmission of COVID 19 throughout the Cayman Islands. In addition to travel […]

Press Releases

Queen Jubilee Maritime Exclusions 2022

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) in collaboration with the Cayman Islands Coast Guard and the Cayman Islands Port Authority Harbour Patrol would like to advise the public that a maritime exclusion zone will be implemented for the safety of the participants and general public during the H.M. Queen’s Jubilee Air Show in Grand Cayman.

Queen Jubilee Drone Restrictions 2022

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) would like to advise the public of the restrictions on flying small unmanned aircraft (also known as drones or unmanned aerial vehicles) during the H.M. Queen’s Jubilee Air Shows in Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac.

CAACI TO EXHIBIT AT EBACE 2022

The CAACI has been assigned booth number T47 and wishes to extend an invitation to all interested persons, including existing clients or potential clients and business partners associated with the registration process.

Meals on Wheels Donation

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) is pleased to present Meals On Wheels (MOW) with this donation as a part of the CAACI monthly staff charitable initiative.

R3 Donation

On Thursday 2nd December the Board, Management and Staff of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) were pleased to present R3 Foundation with a donation as a part of the CAACI seasonal charitable initiative.

CAACI CEC Tech Talks

On Thursday 9th December the Cayman Enterprise City and the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) hosted a ‘Tech Talks’ - Sunset Drone Demos + Social at Morgan’s restaurant. Members of the drone community were invited to enjoy a networking session with fellow enthusiasts and meet technical  experts from the CAACI who were on hand to discuss drone safety/local regulations.

Summer Drone Making Workshop for Teens

Designed for students between the ages of 16 and 19 years old, Enterprise Cayman in partnership with the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) and the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) have announced they will be hosting a drone making workshop this summer.

Hazards to Aviation

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) would like to remind the public of the risks to aviation and public safety in general which come from the flying of small unmanned aircraft (also known as drones or unmanned aerial vehicles) kites, sky lanterns and firework displays which are received as presents or used as a part of the holiday festivities.

International Women’s Day 2021

Celebrating the Women of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands - In a field highly dominated by men, over 50% of positions held at the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) are by women. Women have been making a significant contribution to aviation since the Wright Brothers' first 12-second flight in 1903. Blanche Scott was the first women pilot, in 1910, when the plane that she was allowed to taxi mysteriously became airborne.

Christmas 2020: HAZARDS TO AVIATION

As we enter the Christmas season the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) would like to remind the public of the risks to aviation and public safety in general which come from the flying of small unmanned aircraft (also known as drones or unmanned aerial vehicles) kites, sky lanterns and firework displays which are received as presents or used as a part of the holiday festivities.

CAACI offers drone safety rules and reminders

As the use of drones/small unmanned aircraft (SUA) become more popular locally, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) would like to remind the public of the following

CAACI employees donate to local charity in response to COVID-19 pandemic

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) was happy to present a donation to the National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) Children Services  as the second recipient of its monthly staff donations specifically to aid local organizations assisting the community during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

CAACI employees donate to local charity amid COVID-19 pandemic

CAACI’s Deputy Director-General, Mrs. Nicoela McCoy remarked, “the impact of COVID-19 on the local community has been significant, in e-meetings with our staff the overwhelming collective view was to do something to support the relief efforts by charitable organisations.