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the Civil Aviation Authoritynoun

uk   us   (abbreviation the CAA)
the ​organization in the UK that is ​responsible for ​controllingairporttraffic and making ​rulesrelating to ​aircraftsafety : The ​airline announced that it has ​launched a ​formalinvestigation into the ​breach of ​regulations and has ​notified the Civil Aviation Authority.
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