Applications for BCAR A8-23, A8-24 and A8-25 Approvals

Guidance for Applicants

Applications for BCAR A8-23, A8-24 and A8-25 Approvals

 

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 – unpressurised 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

Single piston engine aeroplanes exceeding 5700 kgs

Manufacturer

Type

State of Design

Hawker

Tempest

UK

Douglas

AD-4 Skyraider

USA

Multi piston engine aeroplanes

Manufacturer

Type

State of Design

Aero/SSP

145

Czech Republic

Avro

Anson

UK

Avro

C-19

UK

Avro

Lancaster

UK

Beagle

B206

UK

Beech

18

USA

Boeing

B-17

USA

Bristol

Bolingbrook/Blenheim

UK

De Havilland

DH84 Dragon

UK

De Havilland

DH88 Comet

UK

De Havilland

DH89A Dragon Rapide

UK

De Havilland

DH90A Dragonfly

UK

De Havilland

DH98 Mosquito

UK

De Havilland

DH104 Dove

UK

De Havilland

DH114 Heron

UK

Douglas

DC-3

USA

Douglas

DC-6

USA

Focke-Wulf

Fw-189

Germany

Grumman

F7F Tigercat

USA

Miles

Gemini

UK

Percival

Pembroke/Sea Prince

UK

Percival

Q.6

UK

Piper Aircraft Corp.

Piper PA-23-160

USA

Scottish Aviation

Twin Pioneer

UK

SSP/AeroSuper Aero 45Czech Republic

Aeroplanes multiple turbine engines or exceeding 5700 kgs MTOM

Manufacturer

Type

State of Design

Avro   VulcanUK
BlackburnBuccaneer

UK

De HavillandDH110 Sea VixenUK
English ElectricCanberraUK
FaireyGannetUK
GlosterMeteorUK
HawkerHunterUK
MikoyanMiG-17Poland/Russia
North AmericanOV-10 BroncoUSA
North AmericanF-86 SabreUSA

Helicopter single turbine exceeding 3175 kgs

Manufacturer

Type

State of Design

BellUH-1HUSA

Westland

Whirlwind

UK

Helicopter multi-turbine and Helicopters exceeding 3175 kgs

Manufacturer

Type

State of Design

Westland

Wessex

UK