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Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) The responsibility of Aviation Safety for all the civil registered aircraft in the country, including investigation of air accidents and preventive measures to be devised, issuing safety instructions rests solely with DGCA. Activity Prepare a presentation on the functions and role of director general of civil aviation. (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Aviation Safety & Security Management Functions of DGCA Following are the main functions of DGCA: Registration of civil aircraft Formulation of standards of airworthiness for civil aircraft registered in India and grant of certificates of airworthiness to such aircraft Licensing of pilots, aircraft maintenance engineers and flight engineers, and conducting examinations and checks for that purpose Licensing of air traffic controllers Certification of aerodromes and CNS/ATM facilities Maintaining a check on the proficiency of flight crew, and also of other operational personnel such as flight dispatchers and cabin crew Granting of Air Operator's Certificates to Indian carriers and regulation of air transport services operating to/from/within/over India by Indian and foreign operators, including clearance of scheduled and non-scheduled flights of such operators Conducting investigation into accidents/incidents and taking accident prevention measures including formulation of implementation of Safety Aviation Management Programmes Carrying out amendments to the Aircraft Act, the Aircraft Rules and the Civil Aviation Requirements for complying with the amendments to ICAO Annexes, and initiating proposals for amendment to any other Act or for passing a new Act in order to give effect to an international Convention or amendment to an existing Convention Coordination of ICAO matters with all agencies and sending replies to State Letters, and taking all necessary action arising out of the Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) of ICAO Supervision of the institutes/clubs/schools engaged in flying training including simulator training, AME training or any other training related with aviation, with a view to ensuring a high quality of training (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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UNIT 11: Role of DGCA/BCAS in Aviation Safety and Security Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Granting approval to aircraft maintenance, repair and manufacturing organizations and their continued oversight To act as a nodal agency for implementing Annex 9 provisions in India and for coordinating matters relating to facilitation at Indian airports including holding meetings of the National Facilitation Committee Rendering advice to the Government on matters relating to air transport including bilateral air services agreements, on ICAO matters and generally on all technical matters relating to civil aviation, and to act as an overall regulatory and developmental body for civil aviation in the country Coordination at national level for flexi-use of air space by civil
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