• Following publication of CAP553 issue 8, on 29 November 2013, BCAR A8-23, A8-24 and A8-25 approvals have been revised to include Annex II aircraft operating on UK national Permits to Fly as well as UK national Certificates of Airworthiness. Below is a list of aircraft type and group ratings that are eligible to be listed on these approval certificates.

    For EASA aircraft types being operated for State purposes on UK national Certificates of Airworthiness, reference should be made to the EASA aircraft listing.

    Groups

    • Aeroplane single piston engine – metal structure not exceeding 5700 Kg MTOM
    • Aeroplane single piston engine – composite structure not exceeding 5700 Kg MTOM
    • Aeroplane single piston engine – wooden structure not exceeding 5700 Kg MTOM
    • Aeroplane single turbine engine – not exceeding 5700 Kg MTOM
    • Helicopter single piston engine – not exceeding 3175 Kg MTOM
    • Helicopter single turbine engine – not exceeding 3175 Kg MTOM
    • Hot air airships
    • Powered sailplanes
    • Gyroplanes
    • Microlights
  • Manufacturer Type State of Design
    Douglas AD-4 Skyraider USA
    Grumman F6F Hellcat USA
    Grumman F8F Bearcat USA
    Grumman TBM Avenger USA
    Hawker Tempest UK
    Hawker Sea Fury UK
    Republic P-47 Thunderbolt USA
    Vought F4U Corsair USA
    Manufacturer Type State of Design
    Aero/SPP 145 Czech Republic
    Avro Anson UK
    Avro C-19 UK
    Avro Lancaster UK
    Avro Shackleton UK
    Beagle 206 UK
    Beech 18 USA
    Boeing B-17 USA
    Bristol Bolingbroke/Blenheim UK
    Bristol Beaufighter UK
    Consolidated Catalina/Canso USA
    De Havilland DH84 Dragon UK
    De Havilland DH88 Comet UK
    De Havilland DH89 Dragon Rapide UK
    De Havilland DH90 Dragonfly UK
    De Havilland DH98 Mosquito UK
    De Havilland DH104 Dove UK
    De Havilland DH114 Heron UK
    Douglas A-26 Invader USA
    Douglas DC-3 USA
    Douglas DC-6 USA
    Focke-Wulf Fw-189 Germany
    Lockheed P-38 Lightning USA
    Grumman F7F Tigercat USA
    Miles Gemini UK
    North American B-25 Mitchell USA
    Percival Pembroke/Sea Prince UK
    Percival Q.6 UK
    Piper Pa-23 Apache USA
    Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer UK
    SPP/Aero Super Aero 45 Czech Republic
    Manufacturer Type State of Design
    Avro    Vulcan UK
    Blackburn Buccaneer UK
    De Havilland DH110 Sea Vixen UK
    De Havilland DH112 Venom UK
    De Havilland DH115 Vampire UK
    English Electric Canberra UK
    Fairey Gannet UK
    Gloster Meteor UK
    Hawker Hunter UK
    Mikoyan MiG-17 Poland/Russia
    North American OV-10 Bronco USA
    North American F-86 Sabre USA
    Manufacturer Type State of Design
    Bell UH-1H USA
    Westland Whirlwind UK
    Manufacturer Type State of Design
    Westland Wessex UK