Aerodrome Safety & Standards

 Title Action
 Application for an Aerodrome License + Guidance (VIEW)
 Application for a Temporary Aerodrome License + Guidance (VIEW)
 Application for Exemption (VIEW)
[ADN] Aerodrome Notices

Aerodrome Notices are issued by the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA) to circulate information, procedures and policies relating to aerodromes. It is relevant to aerodrome operators and intending aerodrome operators.

Notice No. Title/Subject Issue Date Issue Action
ADN 01  Aerodrome Notices  09/07/2020  01 (VIEW)
ADN 02  Application for Exemption from regulations and directives  14/03/2022  02 (VIEW)
ADN 03  Process to appeal a decision made by the Authority  09/07/2020  01 (VIEW)
ADN 04  Requirement for reporting occurrences, incidents and accidents  08/03/2021  01 (VIEW)
ADN 05  Notification of new methodology for reporting pavement strength  16/07/2021  01 (VIEW)
ADN 06  Notification of upcoming requirements for airport master plan  16/07/2021  01 (VIEW)
Ref. Title Issue Date Action
1/2008  Procedures for the Issue of a Notice to Aerodrome License Holders 30/12/2008 (VIEW)
 2/2008  Requirement for aerodrome Operators to assess the impact of bird strikes at the aerodrome and implement measures to control the hazard including the control of development of facilities on or in the vicinity of the aerodromes that are likely to attract birds.
 30/12/2008  (VIEW)
 1/2009  The requirement to periodically determine and report information regarding runway friction characteristics.
 01/01/2009  (VIEW)
1/2010  The requirement for airports to measure and report the pavement strength (pavement classification number (PCN)) 01/01/2010 (VIEW)
1/2019  Amendment to Seychelles Manual of Aerodrome Standards (SMAS) 15/01/2019 (VIEW)

The following Civil Aviation Directives should be read in conjunction with Part 23 of the Civil Aviation (Safety) Regulations, 2017. Technical standards once incorporated are effective and applicable as amended (unless stated otherwise)

  1. The intent of the Civil Aviations Directives is to advise the aviation industry on the reference of the technical standards and the amendment status at the time of incorporation

  2. The Civil Aviation Directives may not necessarily refer to the latest amendment status which may be effective and should not be utilised to verify the amendment status of such technical standards. Operators should consult the relevant published document(s) for such information.

Reference CAD Title Standard Incorporated Standard Target Issue Date Issue Effective Action
ADR/61(1)  Design, Operations and Certification of Aerodromes  Seychelles Technicial Standards - Aerodromes Design, Operations and Certification of Aerodromes  ICAO Annex 14 Volume 1  31/10/2019 2  04/11/2019 (VIEW)
ADR/106  Authority Requirements, Aerodromes  STS-AR.ADR Authority Requirements, Aerodromes  ICAO Annex 14 Volume 1 28/06/2019 1  01/07/2019 (VIEW)
Aerodrome Safety Publications (ASP)

Aerodrome Safety Publications provides supplementary guidance materials to the Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) in the STSs.

Ref. Title Issue Date Issue Action
ASP 01  Calculating Declared Distances October 2022 02 (VIEW)
ASP 02  Use of Pavement Under Overload Operations July 2019 01 (VIEW)
ASP 03  Wildlife Hazard Management at Aerodromes September 2019 01 (VIEW)
ASP 04  Establishing Safety Programmes January 2020 01 (VIEW)
ASP 05  Developing & Submitting CAPs July 2020 01 (VIEW)
ASP 06  PANS-ADR November 2020 01 (VIEW)
ASP 07  Apron Management Service & Apron Safety July 2021 01 (VIEW)
ASP 08  Control of Obstacles February 2022 01 (VIEW)
ASP 09  Surface Movement Guidance & Control Systems August 2022 01 (VIEW)
ASP 10  Integration and Optimization of Aviation Security Measures in the Design and Construction of Facilities at an Aerodrome August 2022 01 (VIEW)
ASP 11  Heliport Design & Operations August 2022 01 (VIEW)


Ref. Title Issue Date Action
TGO AGA 04  The Conduct of Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and the Production of Safety Cases Aug 2008 (VIEW)
TGO AGA 05  Guidance enabling the SCAA to impose operating restrictions and sanctions in the event of non conformance to conditions of license/Certification requirements or an unresolved safety concern Sep 2008 (VIEW)


Ref. Title Issue Date Action
TPO AGA 01  Aerodrome Certification procedures and Checklists Jul 2008 (VIEW)
TPO AGA 02  Birdstrike Risk Management for Aerodromes Sep 2008 (VIEW)
TPO AGA 03  Coordination policy and procedures establishing coordination between Aerodromes and Aeronautical Information Services Dec 2008 (VIEW)
Notice of Proposed Amendments

Notice of proposed amendments are published to notify the aviation industry of proposed changes in technical standards and provide them with the opportunity to provide comments on the proposed changes.

Ref  Title Document Date Comment
NPA/ADR/01/2022  NPA/ADR/01/2022 (PDF) 24/06/2022 [EMAIL]
 Appendix A - Comment Sheet (PDF) 24/06/2022 [EMAIL]
 Appendix B - Proposed Amendments (PDF) 24/06/2022 [EMAIL]
Title Issue Date Action
 STS - Aerodromes November 2020 (VIEW)
 STS - Authority Requirements, Aerodromes July 2019 (VIEW)
Name  Post Title Office Number Email
 Yves Nourice  Trainee Aerodromes Safety Inspector +248 4684363 [EMAIL]
 Joel Dupres  Trainee Aerodromes Safety Inspector +248 4684364 [EMAIL]
Last Updated: Friday 17th May 2024

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