List of Aerodrome Publications

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Publication Categories and Series
Reference Title
Reference Point
Safeguarding of Aerodromes
FACTORS FACTORS 2010
FACTORS FACTORS 2011
FACTORS FACTORS 2012
FACTORS FACTORS 2013
FACTORS FACTORS 2014
Forms Aerodrome Standards Forms
GA MORs General Aviation Occurrence Reports
NOTAL Notices to Aerodrome Licence Holders

Individual Publications
Reference Title Status as at Date
2010/23 Info Alert CAA calls for improved bird identification following birdstrikes Current 5 May 2010
Birdstrikes Poster Telling us it was a 'Big Bird' isn't enough Current 4 May 2010
CAA Paper 2006/01 A Database to Record Human Experience of Evacuation in Aviation Accidents Current June 2008
CAA Paper 2006/05 The Completeness and Accuracy of Birdstrike Reporting in the UK Current November 2006
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 2009/01 Cabin Crew Fire Training Current 23 April 2009
CAA Paper 2011/03 CAA 'Significant Seven' Task Force Reports Current March 2011
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
CAP 032 UK Aeronautical Information Publication Current
CAP 1036 Global Fatal Accident Review 2002 to 2011 Current June 2013
CAP 1048 Guidance for applicant: Conduct of reviews of decisions or proposals made by the CAA Safety Regulation Group 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 1074 Safety and Airspace Regulation Enforcement Guidance
Review Comment: Draft Safety and Airspace Regulation Enforcement Guidance
Current August 2013
CAP 1076 In Focus Global risk picture Current June 2013
CAP 1077 Specification for an Offshore Helideck Lighting System Current September 2013
CAP 1117 CAP 1117 Heathrow Airport Operational Freedoms Trial: The Civil Aviation Authority’s supplementary views on Heathrow Airport’s end-of-trial report Current 18 October 2013
CAP 1132 Approach to terminal air navigation services regulation in RP2 - a consultation Current December 2013
CAP 1142 Developing the UK-Ireland Performance Plan for Reference: December 2013 update Current December 2013
CAP 1143 The Civil Aviation Authority’s policy for carrying out its information duties under the Civil Aviation Act 2012 Current 16 January 2014
CAP 1148 CAP 1037 - Better information about UK aviation: summary of consultation responses Current 16 January 2014
CAP 1150 Guidance on delivering an effective Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting Service (RFFS) Current January 2014
CAP 1157 CAA's decision on the approach to the regulation of terminal air navigation service in RP2 Current 19 February 2014
CAP 1160 In Focus - European regulation and implementing rules for aerodromes
Review Comment: The CAA is reviewing the published material to identify any changes from the EASA Opinion and previous draft AMC and CS, and continuing to prepare for the changes.
Current 6 March 2014
CAP 168 Licensing of Aerodromes
Review Comment: This is a complete re-issue due to the format and changes to the numbering convention. It
Current 7 March 2014
CAP 232 Aerodrome Survey Information Current 4 February 2008
CAP 382 Mandatory Occurrence Reporting Scheme Current March 2011
CAP 393 Air Navigation: The Order and the Regulations Current 19 February 2014
CAP 413 Radiotelephony Manual Current 6 March 2014
CAP 413 Radiotelephony Supplement 2 A Reference Guide to UK Radiotelephony Phraseology for Aerodrome Drivers Current October 2008
CAP 437 Standards for Offshore Helicopter Landing Areas Current February 2013
CAP 493 Manual of Air Traffic Services Part 1 Current 6 March 2014
CAP 637 Visual Aids Handbook Current May 2007
CAP 642 Airside Safety Management Current 5 September 2006
CAP 660 Parachuting Current July 2008
CAP 683 The Assessment of Runway Surface Friction Characteristics Current October 2010
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 700 Operational Safety Competences - A UK Code of Practice - Civil Aviation Authority and Airport Operators' Association Current 3 May 2002
CAP 722 Unmanned Aircraft System Operations in UK Airspace - Guidance Current 10 August 2012
CAP 724 Airspace Charter Current 30 August 2012
CAP 736 Operation of Directed Light, Fireworks, Toy Balloons and Sky Lanterns within UK Airspace Current February 2011
CAP 738 Safeguarding of Aerodromes Current December 2006
CAP 746 Requirements for Meteorological Observations at Aerodromes Current 15 October 2012
CAP 748 Aircraft Fuelling and Fuel Installation Management Current 30 July 2004
CAP 760 Guidance on the Conduct of Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and the Production of Safety Cases: For Aerodrome Operators and Air Traffic Service Providers Current 10 December 2010
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 777 ATC Surveillance Minimum Altitude Charts in UK Airspace Policy and Design Criteria Current July 2013
CAP 778 Policy and Guidance for the Design and Operation of Departure Procedures in UK Airspace Current 1 November 2012
CAP 781 Runway Rehabilitation Current 20 June 2008
CAP 785 Approval Requirements for Instrument Flight Procedures for use in UK Airspace Current 22 March 2010
CAP 790 Requirement for an Airside Driving Permit (ADP) Scheme Current 29 February 2012
CAP 791 Procedures for Changes to Aerodrome Infrastructure Current 30 June 2010
CAP 793 Safe Operating Practices at Unlicensed Aerodromes Current 1 July 2010
CAP 797 Flight Information Service Officer Manual Future April 2014
CAP1004 CAP 1004 - SES Market Conditions for Terminal Air Navigation Services in the UK Current February 2013
CAP1005 The Airport Charges Regulations 2011 CAA Annual Report Current March 2013
CAP1032 Aerodrome Flight Information Service Officer Licensing Current 14 May 2013
DAP1914 Application for Approval of an Individual as an Instrument Flight procedure Designer Current 20 October 2010
DAP1915 Application for Approval of a Company as an Instrument Flight Procedure Design Organisation Current 20 October 2010
DAP1916 Notification of Proposed Design Activity Current 3 December 2012
DAP1917 Application for Approval of a PANS-OPS Designed Instrument Flight Procedure. Current 23 April 2012
IN-2011/004 Revised CAA Guidance on Sky Lantern Releases Current 1 February 2011
IN-2011/017 CAA Information Notice: Stakeholder Consultation of the Draft UK National Performance Plan for Air Navigation Services Current 23 March 2011
IN-2011/021 SMS Guidance for Aerodromes Current 1 April 2011
IN-2011/046 European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) Safety of Life Service Current 8 June 2011
IN-2011/051 Runway Incursion Prevention Current 17 June 2011
IN-2011/054 Mode S Interrogator Codes, Selective Interrogation and Lockout Current 23 June 2011
IN-2011/056 Safety In The Balance Current 24 June 2011
IN-2011/090 Publication of the CAA Safety Plan 2011 to 2013 Current 26 August 2011
IN-2011/115 CAA Agreed EASA Terminology Current 21 October 2011
IN-2012/044 Changes to Flight Planning Procedures Current 6 March 2012
IN-2012/061 Air Navigation Order (CAP 393) Schedule 5 Radio Communication and Radio Navigation Equipment to be carried in Aircraft, Gliders, Self-Launched Motor Gliders (SLMG) from 6 April 2012 Current 30 March 2012
IN-2012/145 Introduction of Visual Flight Rules (VFR) at Night in the UK Current 17 September 2012
IN-2012/173 Programme of Remediation for UK S-band (Primary) Radars Current 24 October 2012
IN-2013/003 Rescue and Fire Fighting Services (RFFS) Communications - Standard Emergency Hand Signals to Flight and Cabin Crews Current 9 January 2013
IN-2013/018 Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1079/2012 of 16 November 2012 laying down the requirements for voice channel spacing for the Single European Sky Current 29 January 2013
IN-2013/022 Airspace Infringement Reporting Standards Current 1 February 2013
IN-2013/030 Runway Excursion Prevention Current 28 February 2013
IN-2013/046 New UK Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) Change Request & Sponsor Change Request Forms and Processes Current 28 March 2013
IN-2013/065 Notice of Intent to withdraw the Cheque Payment Option and PDF form availability concerning Airworthiness Online Application Forms Current 1 May 2013
IN-2013/075 RNAV (GNSS) (Area Navigation (Global Navigation Satellite System)) Approach Operations Current 15 April 2014
IN-2013/083 Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) used in Markings, Aeronautical Ground and Obstacle Lighting Systems Current 30 May 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-2013/133 Publication of Radio Mandatory Zone Policy Current 16 August 2013
IN-2013/148 Compliance with the Surveillance Performance and Interoperability Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1207/2011 (SPI IR) Current 25 September 2013
IN-2013/173 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 1 November 2013
IN-2013/179 Critical Part Boundaries Guidance for Aerodromes Current 15 November 2013
IN-2013/181 Winter Operations 2012/2013 Runway Contamination Assessment Trial Report and Ongoing Procedures Current 25 November 2013
IN-2013/184 Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1079/2012 of 16 November 2012 laying down requirements for voice channel spacing for the Single European Sky Current 25 November 2013
IN-2013/197 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 19 December 2013
IN-2014/008 CAAi Accountable Manager Aerodromes Course Current 13 January 2014
IN-2014/013 SMS Phase 2 Evaluation and Assessment for EASA Aerodromes Current 17 January 2014
IN-2014/017 Guidance on Designing Standard Instrument Departures Direct to Flight Levels Current 24 January 2014
IN-2014/018 Post Implementation Review - Outsourcing of Instrument Flight Procedure Design Current 6 February 2014
IN-2014/020 Removal of Support for Microsoft Windows XP Operating System Current 30 January 2014
IN-2014/021 Rescue and Fire Fighting Service Task and Resource Analysis Current 30 January 2014
IN-2014/026 UK Standard Instrument Departure Truncation Policy Current 31 January 2014
IN-2014/027 UK Controlled Airspace Containment Policy Current 31 January 2014
IN-2014/033 Transition Altitude Update Current 4 February 2014
IN-2014/034 Airspace Change Process Regulatory Support Current 10 February 2014
IN-2014/037 Single European Sky CAA Information Bulletin (February) Current 12 February 2014
IN-2014/039 Ground Handling Operations Safety Team Guidance Documents: CAPs 1008, 1009, 1010 and 382S Current 19 February 2014
IN-2014/040 COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) No 1079/2012 of 16 November 2012 laying down requirements for voice channel spacing for the Single European Sky Current 19 February 2014
IN-2014/041 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 20 February 2014
IN-2014/042 Runway Excursion Prevention Current 24 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-2014/046 Standardised European Rules of the Air (SERA) - EASA Launch of SERA Part C Notice of Proposed Amendment Current 28 February 2014
IN-2014/049 CAAi Safety & Risk Management Current 4 March 2014
IN-2014/053 Regulatory Documents Containing References to the CAA Current 24 March 2014
IN-2014/059 Use of Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) Code 0033 Current 28 March 2014
IN-2014/064 CAAi Accountable Manager Aerodromes Course Current 4 April 2014
IN-2014/066 CAAi AOC Accountable Manager Course Current 4 April 2014
IN-2014/075 CAP 797 Flight Information Service Officer Manual Current 10 April 2014
IN-2014/076 Apron Management Services at Aerodromes Current 10 April 2014
IN-2014/077 Aircraft Loading Errors and the Reporting of Related Occurrences Current 11 April 2014
IN-2014/079 Consultation on CAP 774 UK Flight Information Services – Comment Response Document Current 17 April 2014
ORS4 No. 648 Mandatory Occurrence Report Scheme - Reporter's Signature Current 27 September 2007
ORS5 No. 290 CAA Scheme of Charges (Aerodrome Licensing and EASA Certification and Aerodrome Air Traffic Services Regulation) Current 1 April 2014
Report 2012/01 Flight Data Monitoring Based Precursors Project: Part 1 - Runway Excursions Current December 2012
SN-2011/002 Safe Use of Airstairs Current 5 April 2011
SN-2011/007 Mode S Transponder Operation Current 23 June 2011
SN-2012/003 Safety Requirements Applicable to the Carriage of Electric Mobility Aids Current 23 March 2012
SN-2012/013 Carriage of Guide Dogs and Assistance Dogs in the Aircraft Cabin Current 29 June 2012
SN-2013/006 Dangerous Goods Training Requirements Applicable to Fixed Base Operator Personnel Current 9 April 2013
SN-2013/013 Loading Vehicles onto Aeroplanes Current 22 July 2013
SN-2013/018 Wake Turbulence Encounters Between Heavy Category Aircraft On Departure Current 6 September 2013
SN-2013/019 Rescue and Fire Fighting Service Vehicle Driving Current 1 November 2013
SN-2014/002 Unstable Approaches – ATC Involvement Current 31 January 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
SRG2001 Application for Authorisation Granted to Persons at Aerodromes under Article 232 of the Air Navigation Order 2009 Current 18 July 2013
SRG2002 Application for an Aerodrome Licence Current July 2013
SRG2006 Notification of Changes to Aerodrome Infrastructure Current 22 July 2013
SRG2008 Application for Approval as an Rescue and Fire Fighting Services (RFFS) Approved Training Provider (ATP) Current 15 July 2013
SRG2009 Application for Major Aerodrome Infrastructure Project Approval Current July 2013
SRG2010 Application for a Change to Aerodrome Licence Details Current July 2013