Safety Standards Acknowledgement and Consent (SSAC) is a risk analysis framework that allows operators to offer
flights in certain aircraft that are unable to meet commercial safety standards.
Guidance, which includes a list of aircraft categories, is contained in CAP1395 Safety Standards Acknowledgement and Consent (SSAC).
An operator intending to offer SSAC flights must ensure that the risks to both participants, third parties and other airspace users has been considered.
CAP1396 Framework for
the evaluation of aviation activities for payment based on Safety Standards and Consent contains guidance on the completion of a risk assessment.
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