List of Aviation Safety Publications

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Publication Categories and Series
Reference Title
ACNs Airspace Coordination Notices
ANs Airworthiness Notices
CAA EASA Information Bulletins List of CAA EASA Information Bulletins
Emergency ADs Emergency Airworthiness Directives
FACTORS FACTORS 2003
FACTORS FACTORS 2004
FACTORS FACTORS 2005
FACTORS FACTORS 2006
FACTORS FACTORS 2007
FACTORS FACTORS 2008
FACTORS FACTORS 2009
FACTORS FACTORS 2010
FACTORS FACTORS 2011
FACTORS FACTORS 2012
FACTORS FACTORS 2013
FACTORS FACTORS 2014
GA MORs General Aviation Occurrence Reports
GASIL GASIL
Info Alerts UK CAA website new information content alerts
Progress Reports CAA Responses to AAIB Safety Recommendations
Safety Sense Leaflets Safety Sense Leaflets

Individual Publications
Reference Title Status as at Date
2008/17 Info Alert Airworthiness Communications (AIRCOM) Current 24 October 2008
2008/19 Info Alert Letter of Intent to Amend the Rules of the Air Regulations and the Air Navigation Order 2005 to Restore Uniform Application of the Prohibition of Overflight of Congested Areas by Aircraft Engaged in Test Flying Current 25 November 2008
2009/01 Info Alert Letter of Intent to amend the Air Navigation Order 2005 to make provision for the CAA to suspend provisionally the Certificates of Airworthiness of UK-registered examples of an aircraft type that is regulated by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Current 26 January 2009
2009/05 Info Alert Letter of Consultation: A Proposal to Amend the Meaning of 'Self-Propelled Hang-Glider' as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 16 February 2009
2009/08 Info Alert Info Alert 2009/08: Letter of Intent to amend the Air Navigation Order 2005 to allow an Aircraft with an EASA Certificate of Airworthiness to be used for State Purposes Current 27 March 2009
2009/10 Info Alert Letter of Intent to Amend the Meaning of "Microlight Aeroplane" as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 6 May 2009
2009/11 Info Alert Proposal to Amend the Air Navigation Order 2005 to Permit CAA to Authorise an Organisation to Issue a Certificate or Approval under EASA Part 21 or BCAR Section A, Chapter A8-21 Current 14 May 2009
2009/15 Info Alert Letter of Intent (Revised) to Amend the Meaning of "Microlight Aeroplane" as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 26 June 2009
2009/16 Info Alert Letter of Intent to Amend the meaning of 'Self-Propelled Hang-Glider' as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 7 July 2009
2009/18 Info Alert Proposal for the Reintroduction of British Civil Airworthiness Requirements Section A (BCAR) Group Approvals in Support of Industry Current 31 July 2009
2010/23 Info Alert CAA calls for improved bird identification following birdstrikes Current 5 May 2010
AAT Workshop Accessible Air Travel Workshop Current September 2010
AIRCOM 2008/03 Continuing Airworthiness Responsibilities under Part M for Owners of Non-Large Aircraft Not Used for Commercial Air Transport Current 19 December 2008
AIRCOM 2009/03 Ensuring Satisfactory Co-ordination between Operators and Maintenance Organisations for Maintenance Check Flights Current 4 March 2009
AIRCOM 2009/04 CAA Olympic and Paralympic Steering Group (COPSG) Current 14 May 2009
AIRCOM 2009/05 Maintenance of Instrument Vacuum System Components Current 29 May 2009
AIRCOM 2009/06 European Requirements to Share Mandatory Occurrence Reporting (MOR) Data Current 27 July 2009
AIRCOM 2009/07 Implementation of Part M Current 7 August 2009
AIRCOM 2009/08 Demonstrating Compliance with JAR-OPS 3.110 and ANO Article 19(8) when Carrying Personal Locator Beacons Current 18 September 2009
AIRCOM 2009/11 Aicraft Fitted with Alvis Leonides Series Engines Current 22 September 2009
AIRCOM 2009/19 CAA Monthly Mandatory Occurrence Report (MOR) Listing Current 22 December 2009
AIRCOM 2010/14 Radial Piston Engines - Avoidance of Damage Due to Hydraulic Lock Current 3 November 2010
AIRCOM 2010/16 Part 145 Authorisation and Licence Limitations Current 23 December 2010
Balloon Notice 1/2007 Passenger Landing Position Guidance to Operators Current February 2007
Birdstrikes Poster Telling us it was a 'Big Bird' isn't enough Current 4 May 2010
CAA Document No 743 Civil Air Displays - A Guide for Pilots Current 2003
CAA EASA Special IB 1/2009 CAA EASA Special Information Bulletin Issue 1 Current 31 March 2009
CAA EASA Special IB 2/2009 CAA EASA Special Information Bulletin Issue 2 Current 30 June 2009
CAA EASA Special IB 3/2009 CAA EASA Special Information Bulletin Issue 3 Current 15 July 2009
CAA EASA Special IB 4/2009 CAA EASA Special Information Bulletin Issue 4 Current 10 August 2009
CAA EASA Special IB 5/2010 CAA EASA Special Information Bulletin Issue 5 Current 16 April 2010
CAA Paper 2003/06 Specification for an Offshore Helideck Status Light System Current November 2004
CAA Paper 2004/04 Cabin Air Quality Current February 2004
CAA Paper 2004/05 Report on the Testing and Systematic Evaluation of the airEXODUS Aircraft Evacuation Model Current 15 April 2005
CAA Paper 2004/10 Flight Crew Reliance on Automation Current 22 December 2004
CAA Paper 2004/12 Final Report on the Follow-on Activities to the HOMP Trial Current October 2004
CAA Paper 2005/04 Aircrew Fatigue: A Review of Research Undertaken on Behalf of the UK Civil Aviation Authority Current 14 December 2007
CAA Paper 2005/06 Summary Report on Helicopter Ditching and Crashworthiness Research Current 16 December 2005
CAA Paper 2006/01 A Database to Record Human Experience of Evacuation in Aviation Accidents Current June 2008
CAA Paper 2006/03 Enhancing Offshore Helideck Lighting - Onshore Trials at Norwich Airport Current 1 November 2006
CAA Paper 2006/05 The Completeness and Accuracy of Birdstrike Reporting in the UK Current November 2006
CAA Paper 2007/02 Visualisation of Offshore Gas Turbine Gas Plumes Current 29 October 2007
CAA Paper 2007/03 Helicopter Flight in Degraded Visual Conditions Current 21 September 2007
CAA Paper 2007/05 The Effect of JAR-FCL on General Aviation Safety Current 6 July 2007
CAA Paper 2007/06 RNAV (GNSS) Non-Precision Approach – Flight Trials Analysis Report Current 21 September 2007
CAA Paper 2008/01 Specification for an Offshore Helideck Status Light System Current July 2008
CAA Paper 2008/02 Offshore Helideck Environmental Research Current May 2009
CAA Paper 2008/03 Helideck Design Considerations - Environmental Effects Current July 2009
CAA Paper 2008/05 HUMS Extension to Rotor Health Monitoring Current 23 March 2009
CAA Paper 2009/01 Cabin Crew Fire Training Current 23 April 2009
CAA Paper 2009/03 Business Jet Safety Research: A Statistical Review and Questionnaire Study of Safety Issues Current 2009
CAA Paper 2009/05 Aircraft Maintenance Incident Analysis Current July 2009
CAA Paper 2009/06 Hazard Analysis of the Use of GPS in Offshore Helicopter Operations Current February 2010
CAA Paper 2010/01 The SBAS Offshore Approach Procedure (SOAP) Current 28 May 2010
CAA Paper 2011/01 Intelligent Management of Helicopter Vibration Health Monitoring Data Current 31 May 2012
CAA Paper 2011/03 CAA 'Significant Seven' Task Force Reports Current March 2011
CAA Paper 2012/01 The Application of Advanced Anomaly Detection to Tail Rotor HUMS Data Current 1 March 2013
CAA Paper 2012/03 Specification for an Offshore Helideck Lighting System Current 9 July 2012
CAA Paper 2013/03 Reliability of Damage Detection in Advanced Composite Aircraft Structures Current January 2013
CAA Response to EU GA Discussion Paper CAA Response to the European Commission (DGTREN) Discussion Paper on General Aviation in the European Community Current 30 March 2007
CAP 1036 Global Fatal Accident Review 2002 to 2011 Current June 2013
CAP 1038 CAA Check Flight Handbook Current 29 November 2013
CAP 1047 Civil Air Displays - A Guide for Pilots Current July 2013
CAP 1059 Safety Management Systems: Guidance for small, non complex organisations Current June 2013
CAP 1069 Preventing Runway Incursions at Small Aerodromes Current July 2013
CAP 1076 In Focus Global risk picture Current June 2013
CAP 1077 Specification for an Offshore Helideck Lighting System Current September 2013
CAP 1145 Civil Aviation Authority – Safety review of offshore public transport helicopter operations in support of the exploitation of oil and gas Current 20 February 2014
CAP 1159 A strategy for human factors Current 1 April 2014
CAP 382 Mandatory Occurrence Reporting Scheme Current March 2011
CAP 403 Flying Displays and Special Events: A Guide to Safety and Administrative Arrangements Current 29 June 2012
CAP 413 Radiotelephony Supplement 2 A Reference Guide to UK Radiotelephony Phraseology for Aerodrome Drivers Current October 2008
CAP 414 The Aerial Application Certificate Current 24 May 2006
CAP 426 Helicopter External Load Operations Current April 2006
CAP 437 Standards for Offshore Helicopter Landing Areas Current February 2013
CAP 543 Time Limited Task, Additional Inspections and Component Change Record Current 31 January 2005
CAP 549 Master Minimum Equipment Lists (MMEL) and Minimum Equipment Lists (MEL) Current 29 October 2010
CAP 553 BCAR Section A - Airworthiness Procedures where the CAA has Primary Responsibility for Type Approval of the Product Current 29 November 2013
CAP 554 BCAR Section B - Airworthiness Procedures where the CAA does not have Primary Responsibility for Type Approval of the Product Current 5 October 2011
CAP 562 Civil Aircraft Airworthiness Information and Procedures (CAAIP) Current 29 November 2013
CAP 583 Proceedings of the European Cabin Safety Conference 1990 Current 1 April 1991
CAP 586 Improving Passenger Survivability in Aircraft Fires: A Review Current 1 April 1991
CAP 611 AOC - Operation of Balloons Current April 2012
CAP 626 Reportable Accidents to UK Registered Aircraft and to Foreign Registered Aircraft in UK Airspace, 1991 Current 1 January 1994
CAP 632 Operation of 'Permit-to-Fly' Ex-Military Aircraft on the UK Register Current March 2009
CAP 641 Review of Helicopter Offshore Safety & Survival Current 1 February 1995
CAP 658 Model Aircraft: A Guide to Safe Flying Current June 2013
CAP 659 Amateur Built Aircraft: A Guide to Approval, Construction and Operation of Amateur Built Aircraft Current 21 November 2005
CAP 660 Parachuting Current July 2008
CAP 667 Review of General Aviation Fatal Accidents 1985-94 Current 1 March 1997
CAP 673 Aviation Safety Review Current 1 May 1997
CAP 676 Guidelines for the Design and Presentation of Emergency and Abnormal Checklist Current August 2006
CAP 681 Global Fatal Accident Review Current 1 March 1998
CAP 686 Corporate Code of Practice (Helicopters) Current 30 January 2009
CAP 694 The UK Flight Planning Guide Current January 2013
CAP 699 Standards for the competence of Rescue and Firefighting Service (RFFS) Personnel employed at United Kingdom licensed aerodromes. Current May 2008
CAP 701 Aviation Safety Review 1990 -1999 Current 1 October 2000
CAP 704 ACCESS - Aircraft Call Sign Confusion Evaluation Safety Study Current April 2000
CAP 722 Unmanned Aircraft System Operations in UK Airspace - Guidance Current 10 August 2012
CAP 724 Airspace Charter Current 30 August 2012
CAP 731 Approval, Operational Serviceability and Readout of Flight Data Recorder Systems and Cockpit Voice Recorders Current 25 March 2011
CAP 735 Aviation Safety Review 1992 - 2001 Current 1 October 2002
CAP 736 Operation of Directed Light, Fireworks, Toy Balloons and Sky Lanterns within UK Airspace Current February 2011
CAP 739 Flight Data Monitoring Current June 2013
CAP 747 Mandatory Requirements for Airworthiness
Review Comment: Issue 3, incorporating amendments to 2014/01
Current 28 February 2014
CAP 750 British Civil Airworthiness Requirements Section VLH - Very Light Helicopters Current November 2004
CAP 753 Helicopter Vibration Health Monitoring Current August 2012
CAP 755 Recreational Aviation Activities Manual Current May 2008
CAP 756 Portable Electronic Device Generated Electro-magnetic Fields on Board a Large Transport Aeroplane Current 30 November 2005
CAP 761 Operation of IFF/SSR Interrogators in the UK: Planning Principles and Procedures Current 1 August 2008
CAP 763 Aviation Safety Review 2005 Current 8 August 2006
CAP 764 Policy and Guidelines on Wind Turbines Current June 2013
CAP 772 Birdstrike Risk Management for Aerodromes Current 1 September 2008
CAP 773 Flying RNAV (GNSS) Non-Precision Approaches in Private and General Aviation Aircraft Current 1 August 2007
CAP 776 Global Fatal Accident Review 1997-2006 Current 21 July 2008
CAP 777 ATC Surveillance Minimum Altitude Charts in UK Airspace Policy and Design Criteria Current July 2013
CAP 780 Aviation Safety Review 2008 Current 11 November 2008
CAP 784 State Safety Programme for the United Kingdom Current February 2009
CAP 785 Approval Requirements for Instrument Flight Procedures for use in UK Airspace Current 22 March 2010
CAP 786 Safety Plan 2009/11 Current 30 April 2009
CAP 789 Requirements and Guidance Material for Operators Current 18 February 2011
CAP 793 Safe Operating Practices at Unlicensed Aerodromes Current 1 July 2010
CAP 800 UK Safety Performance Volume I Current January 2011
CAP 999 Helicopter Search and Rescue (SAR) in the UK National Approval Guidance Current 20 May 2010
CAP1034 Development of a Technical Standard for Emergency Breathing Systems Current May 2013
CAP1066 In Focus - Flying with gadgets - The Do's and Don'ts of using mobile phones and electronic devices on board aircraft Current 13 September 2013
CAP1089 SARG Code of Practice Current 1 August 2013
Dangerous Goods Poster Are your Spares Dangerous? Current November 2007
DAP1919 Captive Unmanned Gas Balloons - Application for Permission to Fly Current 15 February 2011
Factor F10/2009 Accident to Hawker Hurricane MK XII (IIB), G-HURR, at Near Shoreham Airport, Sussex on 15 September 2007 Current 9 April 2010
Factor F41/2006 Accident to Piper PA38-112 TOMAHAWK, G-BYLE, near Biggin Hill Airport on 22 October 2005 Current 10 November 2006
Factor F49/2006 Accident to Bell 206B, G-WLLY, 3NM NE of Coupar Angus, Perthshire on 21 December 2005 Current 12 December 2006
IN-2011/004 Revised CAA Guidance on Sky Lantern Releases Current 1 February 2011
IN-2011/090 Publication of the CAA Safety Plan 2011 to 2013 Current 26 August 2011
IN-2012/051 Notification of Changes in Type Support Provided by de Havilland Support Ltd Current 16 March 2012
IN-2012/096 EU/US and EU/Canada Bilateral Safety Agreement Certificate of Airworthiness for Export Applications Current 14 June 2012
IN-2012/145 Introduction of Visual Flight Rules (VFR) at Night in the UK Current 17 September 2012
IN-2013/015 Change of Privilege for BCAR Chapter A8-15 (M3) and A8-20 (M5) Approved Organisations and Introduction of Online Services Current 25 January 2013
IN-2013/040 Air Navigation Order Exemptions Issued by Airworthiness Current 21 March 2013
IN-2013/086 Ground Handling Operations Safety Team (GHOST) Current 7 June 2013
IN-2013/114 CAP 1036 - Global Fatal Accident Review 2002 to 2011 Current 22 July 2013
IN-2013/185 Sports Parachuting Aircraft - Operators and Pilots Current 25 November 2013
IN-2013/197 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 19 December 2013
IN-2014/030 CAAi Electrical Wiring Interconnection System Course Current 4 February 2014
IN-2014/031 CAAI Airworthiness Course Current 4 February 2014
IN-2014/039 Ground Handling Operations Safety Team Guidance Documents: CAPs 1008, 1009, 1010 and 382S Current 19 February 2014
IN-2014/043 Approval of Maintenance Organisations under the EU-US Bilateral Safety Agreement Current 25 February 2014
IN-2014/045 CAAi Just Culture in Aviation Safety Course Current 26 February 2014
IN-2014/051 Avoidance of Incidents Related to Controlled Flight Into Terrain When Under Air Traffic Control Radar Control Current 12 March 2014
IN-2014/065 CAAi Basic Introduction to Fatigue Risk Management Systems Course Current 4 April 2014
IN-2014/067 CAAi Audit Techniques Training Course Current 4 April 2014
IN-2014/069 CAAi Safety Management Systems Overview for Managers Course Current 9 April 2014
IN-2014/070 CAAi Basic Introduction to Safety Management Systems Course Current 9 April 2014
IN-2014/071 CAAi Non Destructive Testing Audit Oversight Course Current 9 April 2014
IN-2014/073 CAAi Just Culture in Aviation Safety Course Current 9 April 2014
IN-2014/077 Aircraft Loading Errors and the Reporting of Related Occurrences Current 11 April 2014
IN-2014/080 Helicopter Operations Over a Hostile Environment - Revocation of Safety Directive SD-2013/002 Current 23 April 2014
ORS4 No. 1008 Upper Torso Restraint Current 7 April 2014
ORS4 No. 1011 Small Unmanned Aircraft – First Person View (FPV) Flying
Review Comment: General Exemption to replace ORS4 No. 1009, to extend the weight and height limits.
Current 23 April 2014
ORS4 No. 648 Mandatory Occurrence Report Scheme - Reporter's Signature Current 27 September 2007
ORS4 No. 670 Schedule 5 Scale E2 – Mode S Secondary Surveillance Radar Equipment Current 31 January 2008
ORS4 No. 694 Approval for the Transport of Weapons of War and Munitions of War Permitting Armed police On Board an Aeroplane in accordance with OPS 1.065(a) and (b) Current 28 July 2008
ORS4 No. 696 Carriage of Munitions of War Current 28 July 2008
ORS4 No. 742 Exemption in Respect of the use of Motor Gasoline in a Small Light Aeroplane Current 9 April 2009
ORS4 No. 750 Aircraft operating for Public Transport or Aerial Work with an EASA Certificate of Airworthiness and Airworthiness Review Certificate (ARC) - Exemption from the need to Raise a Certificate of Maintenance Review as required under the Air Navigation Order 2005 Article 14 Current 6 July 2009
ORS4 No. 808 Approval for the Transport of Weapons of War and Munitions of War Permitting Armed police On Board an Aeroplane in accordance with JAR-OPS 1.065(a) and (b) and JAR-OPS 3.065(a) and (b) Current 21 July 2010
ORS4 No. 848 Schedule 5 Scale (J) - Airborne Collision Avoidance System Current 1 April 2011
ORS4 No. 849 Schedule 5 Scale (J) - Airborne Collision Avoidance System Current 1 April 2011
ORS4 No. 888 Exemption from Rule 18 - Flights in Class A Airspace - London Control Zone (Farnborough International Airshow and London Olympics) Current 12 June 2012
ORS4 No. 917 Rules of the Air Regulations 2007 General Exemption Official Record Series 4 No: 917 Exemption from Rule 18 Current 2 July 2012
ORS4 No. 918 Rules of the Air Regulations 2007 General Exemption Official Record Series 4 No: 918 Exemption from Rule 18 Current 2 July 2012
ORS4 No. 949 Children Over the Age of Two Years Who Because of Physical Disability Cannot be Properly Secured in their Own Seat Using the Aeroplane Safety Belt Current 23 November 2012
ORS4 No. 996 The carriage of aerosols without a subsidiary risk on board an aircraft Current 9 December 2013
ORS4 No.1000 Exemption against Article 23(4) of The Air Navigation Order 2009 in order to provide for an alternative Occupant Warning placard for ex-military aircraft with a national permit to fly Current 10 January 2014
Paper 2006/06 Evaluation of and Possible Improvements to Current Methods for Protecting Hot-Air Balloon Passengers During Landing Current December 2011
Report 2012/01 Flight Data Monitoring Based Precursors Project: Part 1 - Runway Excursions Current December 2012
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports April 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 3 May 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports August 2013 - General Aviation Report Current 9 September 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports December 2012 - General Aviation Reports Current 8 January 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports December 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 13 January 2014
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports February 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 7 March 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports January 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 7 February 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports January 2014 - General Aviation Reports Current 12 February 2014
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports July 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 6 August 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports June 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 8 June 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports March 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 16 April 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports May 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 6 June 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports November 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 9 December 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports October 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 5 November 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports September 2013 - General Aviation Reports Current 9 October 2013
Safety Data - General Aviation Report March 2014 - General Aviation Report Current 8 April 2014
Safety Data - General Aviation Reports February 2014 - General Aviation Report Current 7 March 2014
SN-2011/010 Reclassification of the Glasgow CTA Current 11 August 2011
SN-2011/012 Reaction to Alerts Provided By Traffic Collision Alerting Systems (TCAS) and Other Collision Warning Systems Current 8 September 2011
SN-2012/003 Safety Requirements Applicable to the Carriage of Electric Mobility Aids Current 23 March 2012
SN-2012/005 Laser Attacks Current 13 April 2012
SN-2012/014 The Proactive Use of Flight Data Current 4 September 2012
SN-2012/015 Meru TravelChair – Restraint Device for Disabled Children Current 8 November 2012
SN-2013/002 Aircraft Tie-Down Removal Current 24 January 2013
SN-2013/003 Flight Crew Distraction Current 25 January 2013
SN-2013/005 Flights Within or Near Syrian Airspace Current 3 April 2013
SN-2013/006 Dangerous Goods Training Requirements Applicable to Fixed Base Operator Personnel Current 9 April 2013
SN-2013/007 Use of Valid Navigation Databases Current 9 April 2013
SN-2013/008 Minimising the use of Memory Buffers in Recording Hardware to reduce the possibility of Data Loss Current 17 April 2013
SN-2013/012 Small Unmanned Aircraft - Security of Antenna Mounts Current 16 July 2013
SN-2013/013 Loading Vehicles onto Aeroplanes Current 22 July 2013
SN-2013/014 Accessibility of Life Jackets or Other Approved Flotation Devices for Infants Current 12 August 2013
SN-2014/001 Carriage of Deportees, Inadmissible Passengers and Persons in Custody Current 28 January 2014
SN-2014/004 Level Busts: Hazards and Defences Current 12 March 2014
SRG Safety Plan 2006 Safety Regulation Group Safety Plan 2006 Current 1 March 2006
SRG Safety Plan 2007 Update SRG Safety Plan 2007 Update Current July 2007
SRG Safety Plan 2008 Update SRG Safety Plan 2008 Update Current June 2008
SRG1319 Application for the Inclusion of an Aircraft Type in the Aircraft Rating of a Pilot's Licence (Balloons) Current 14 February 2008
SRG1601 Mandatory Occurrence Reporting Form Current 31 January 2013
SRG1602 Air Traffic Services Occurrence Reporting Form Current July 2012
SRG1603 ATS Engineering Occurrence Report Current July 2012
SRG1604 Application for Monthly MOR Listings Current 4 July 2013
SRG1718 Application for Same Day and Special Delivery Services Current