Renewal of Aircraft Certificates
The Certificate of Airworthiness is renewed annually. The certificate may be renewed up to 60 days prior to expiry without any loss of validity. Extensions are only considered in the most exceptional circumstances.
All other certificates may be renewed up to 30 days in advance and will be dispatched once the new certificates have been issued.
Please note that renewal and payment of aircraft radio licences should be arranged directly with Radio Licensing, [email protected], telephone: 0207 453 6555.
The Certificate of Airworthiness (C of A) is valid for 1 year and to assist an operator and their Nominated Airworthiness Technical Representative (NATR) plan for the renewal survey, the C of A can be renewed up to 60 days early without any loss of continuity. Complete Form 9 Application to Renew a Certificate of Airworthiness (C of A).
Your NATR should prepare the aircraft and aircraft records and then present both to our Airworthiness Surveyor on the day of the survey. The survey will follow the format of Registry Publication 17 Checklist for Renewal of a Certificate of Airworthiness (C of A).
The airspace approvals are granted for 3 years and can be renewed up to 60 days early without any loss of continuity. Please complete Form 4a Renewal Application for Operating Approvals.
The certificate can be renewed up to 30 days prior to the expiration date of the current validation.
Form 7 Application for Maintenance Engineer Licence Validation as appropriate.
Remember to include copies of any licences or documents which have been changed since the previous application.
For further information please contact the Aircraft Registry, +44 (0)1624 682358
To support the renewal of AWOPS approvals (with the exception of LVTO), the following documentation must be submitted with the completed Form 4a Renewal Application for Operating Approvals.:
- A copy of the current AWOPS training syllabus;
- Evidence of continued monitoring and analysis of all low visibility approach and landings since the issue of the current approval; and
- Copies of any incident reports and unsatisfactory CAT II/IIIA/IIIB and/or EVS/HUD approach and landing reports since the issue of the current approval.
Please read the relevant pages in RP 4 Guidance to Operators - Operating Approvals and Renewals prior to applying for renewal.