Issuance of an Aircraft Certificate of Airworthiness (Initial)


This service allows beneficiaries (Owners or Operators) who have aircrafts registered in GACA Saudi registry to apply for initial Aircraft Certificate of Airworthiness (C of A) or for foreign registered aircraft under 83bis agreement if applicable. In any of the following categories: Normal, Utility, Acrobatic, Transport, Commuter or Balloon.

Owner or operator who has registered aircraft in GACA Saudi registry. Or for foreign registered aircraft under 83bis agreement if applicable
1. Certificate of Registration
2. Radio License.
3. Assignment of 24-Bit Address for Mode “S” Transponder
4. ELT registration
Online Submission through GACA E-Service Portal
Required Documents
1.Transmittal letter
2.Proof of fee payment
3.Insurance certificate
4.Copy of the Certificate of Registration
5.Picture showing Aircraft markings, registration and data plate
6.Copy of the Radio license
7.Aircraft’s ownership history
8.Statement of conformity
9.Letter of authorization to conduct operations (RVSM, BRNAV, RNPS, RNP10, RNP 1, NAT/MNPS)
10.List of Aircraft’s equipment
11.Copy of weight and Balance
12.Copy of aircraft/ engine maintenance
13.Copy of structure repair
14.Copy of wiring diagram
15.Copy of flight manual
16.Electrical load analysis
17.Copy of the Letter of authorization to use MMEL for GACA Part 91
18.Maintenance tracking list
19.Aircraft permanent records and logbooks (Including Last Maintenance Release)
20.Aircraft production test flight record for new aircraft
21.Aircraft acceptance flight for used or new aircraft
22.Export C of A
Delivery Time
10 Business Days
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