Certification and Licensing Standards
The Licensing and certification Standards department issues a range of licenses, permits and certificates to allow the conduct of aviation activities.
Individuals and organizations are required to adhere to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia civil aviation laws when engaging in aviation-related activities. It is important to obtain the required licensing/approval/certification/authorization from GACA before conducting these activities.
From pilots, aircraft to medical, and testing, the Licensing and certification Standards department in GACA is responsible for licensing and certification of aircraft maintenance engineers, air traffic controllers, and crewmembers of aircraft registered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As well as aircraft registration and cancelation in GACA records.