NZ CAA COVID-19 regulatory reduction bundle - sUAS Information 3

Additional to the particular CAA briefing despatched out on 24 March 2020, we will now announce the small print of the primary tranche of regulatory reduction measures we’re setting up. Throughout these unprecedented instances we should be versatile and responsive in our regulatory strategy, and this primary tranche of initiatives is targeted on addressing most of the rapid regulatory challenges these concerned in aviation are dealing with, or will face within the close to future. We have now ensured our strategy is finely balanced, with a deal with offering reduction concurrently making certain security dangers are successfully managed in these quickly altering instances.

Abroad simulator coaching throughout government-imposed journey restrictions [PDF 55 KB] (26 Mar 2020 Rev1)When you have an organisational certificates expiring quickly (this consists of certificates issued beneath Components 102, 109, 115, 119, 129, 139, 140, 141, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 171, 172, 173, 174 and 175) the CAA will provoke a course of to difficulty a brand new certificates for a interval of six months from the date of expiry of your present certificates, topic to it with the ability to guarantee itself that there are not any vital security considerations in doing so. This will likely be accomplished via a desktop threat evaluation reviewing all intelligence and data held by the CAA, and by a evaluation of your exposition. There will likely be no prices related to this evaluation and the issuing of the brand new certificates. You do not want to make utility for this course of to be initiated.When you have an upcoming Security Administration System implementation date, and haven’t but been certificated, an exemption to Half 100 till 1 February 2022 will likely be issued. This may exempt your organisation from the necessity to have a Security Administration System till an implementation date decided by CAA. This implementation date will likely be earlier than 1 February 2022, and effectively past your present agreed implementation date. If you want to retain your present implementation date you might be welcome to take action, simply tell us. There will likely be no prices related to the issuing of this exemption.In case your medical certificates is because of expire shortly, this will likely be prolonged routinely by a interval of 90 days, via the difficulty of an emergency directive beneath Part 27G of the Civil Aviation Act 1990. You’ll nonetheless should adjust to any surveillance situations related together with your medical certificates throughout this extension interval.When you have upcoming foreign money necessities, flight critiques, proficiency checks, or coaching and checking necessities, an exemption will likely be issued extending the interval inside which these checks and critiques should be accomplished by a interval of three months. There will likely be no prices related to the issuing of this exemption.

Additional potential areas of regulatory reduction are additionally being thought of, with respect to plane inspection and upkeep necessities, and different areas. Bulletins on any additional regulatory reduction initiatives will likely be made on this web site. Please verify again frequently.

We’re additionally acutely aware that different points could come up for you, which are both distinctive to your operation, or that we haven’t recognized and addressed via our regulatory reduction work. In case you foresee the lack to adjust to a security regulatory requirement as a result of impression of COVID-19, then please have interaction with us early. We’ll take a versatile and pragmatic strategy to working with you and aiding you to seek out options to the challenges you face. If it’s a problem you face, it could be confronted by different operators, and we might be able to embrace it within the subsequent replace of regulatory reduction initiatives.

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