Part 171 - Aeronautical Telecommunication Service Organisations - Certification

This compilation of the above Civil Aviation Rule was made by the Civil Aviation Authority as a reference document to provide details of the current rule requirements. It is not the official version of the Rule and should only be used as a reference document. It does not contain the statement specifying the Rule Objective, and the Extent of Consultation.

Rule brief

The objective of Part 171 is to provide the regulatory requirements for persons or organisations wishing to provide aeronautical telecommunication services in support of the New Zealand civil aviation air navigation system. The rule also provides for the organisations to provide support for individual navigation requirements.

Part 171 adopts the standard layout for the rule parts relating to the certification of organisations. The layout prescribes specific requirements for the certification (entry standards), operation (continued operations), and safety audit (surveillance) of persons providing aeronautical telecommunication services.

Part 171 also prescribes the equipment requirements relating to aeronautical telecommunications facilities.