AOC Issue

Final Preparation for the Issuance of an AOC.

CAA RM project manager will have notified the applicant of all discrepancies that need to be resolved before an AOC and its associated operations specifications can be issued.

The project manager reviews the final operations specifications and makes any changes necessary.

The certification commission will provide appropriate recommendations on the issuance or denial of an AOC to CAA RM Director.

Certification Report. After ensuring that all the requirements for certification have been met and also to have determined that the applicant is fully capable of fulfilling the entire responsibilities incumbent in the conduct of the proposed operations and of complying with the applicable laws and regulations, and the provisions of the certificate and operations specifications, the project manager and certification commission will provide appropriate recommendations on the issuance of an AOC to CAA RM Director.

Issuance of an AOC and the Associated Operations Specifications. CAA RM will assign an AOC number and determine the date of issuance. The certificate will be signed by the CAA RM Director. The associated operations specifications will also be signed by CAA RM Director.

Period of Validity of an AOC and the Associated Operations Specifications. The validity of AOC and the Associated Operations Specifications is 2 years, it remains valid until:

  1. CAA RM amends, suspends, revokes or otherwise terminates the certificate.
  2. The AOC holder surrenders the certificate to CAA RM.
  3. The AOC holder suspends operations for more than a period of 6 months; or
  4. The expiry date.