Air Navigation Services

Air Navigation Services

Air Navigation Services (ANS) Department is responsible for the Regulation, Monitoring, Inspection, Certification and general Safety Oversight of the Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSP) within the Republic of Kosovo. It ensures that safety regulations and standards for ANSPs are in line with ICAO standards and recommended practices, EU aviation acquis, including EUROCONTROL rules.

According to  Law 03/L-051 on Civil Aviation, CAAK is designated as the National Supervisory Authority (NSA) as provided for in Regulation (EC) No. 549/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 10 March 2004, which establishes the framework for the creation of the Single European Sky. The ANS department performs all the NSA duties and tasks on behalf of the CAA.

As such, this departments is responsible for Certification and subsequently the Safety Oversights of the ANSPs within the Republic of Kosovo, which provide the following Services:

  • Air Traffic Management (ATM)
  • Communication Navigation and Surveillance (CNS);
  • Aeronautical Information Service (AIS) and
  • Meteorological Service (METEO).

The ANS Department is furthermore responsible for Certification of Training Organizations that provide initial and refresher training to Air Traffic Controllers (ATCO) and the continuous oversight of training systems put in place to maintain the competency of ATCOs. The ANS department is also responsible for ATCO licensing and approval of unit training plans and unit competency schemes.

The ANS Department ensures that aeronautical information are published in Kosovo Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) and are in place for use by air operators operating in Kosovo airspace.

Regulations

01-2016

amending Regulations no. 8/2009, 9/2009, 10/2009 and 11/2009

09-2014

Aeronautical charts

02-2014

Implementation of Annex 3 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation on Meteorological Services

05-2013

Implementation of Annex 15 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation on Aeronautical Information Services

04-2013

Regulation 04-2013 Implementation of Annex 11 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation on Air Traffic Services

07-2012

Conditions for provision of air navigation services

06-2012

Safety oversight in air traffic management and air navigation services

05-2012

Rules for air traffic controllers' licences and other certificates

08-2011

on inspectors authorizations and credentials

10-2011

Approval of flight procedures

03-2011

Calibration of aeronautical installations from the air

18-2010

Flexible use of airspace

17-2010

Establishment of a Joint Undertaking to Develop the New Generation European Air Traffic Management System (SESAR)

16-2010

Requirements for the application of a flight message transfer protocol

15-2010

Implementation of the requirements on procedures for flight plans in the pre-flight phase for the Single European Sky

13-2010

Amending Regulation 4-2008 on ATCO licence - repealed by Regulation 5-2012

12-2010

Certification of an air navigation service provider

07-2010

Laying down requirements on air-ground voice channel spacing for SES

06-2010

Laying down requirements for automatic systems for the exchange of flight data

14-2009

Establishing a software safety assurance system to be implemented by air navigation service providers

13-2009

Safety oversight in air traffic management - repealed by Regulation No. 6/2012

12-2009

Common requirements for the provision of air navigation services - repealed by Regulation no. 7/2012

11-2009

Interoperability of European Air Traffic Management Network

10-2009

Organisation and use of airspace in the Single European Sky

09-2009

Provision of air navigation services in the Single European Sky

08-2009

Single European Sky

01-2009

Occurrence reporting in civil aviation

04-2008

Air traffic controller licence repealed by Regulation No. 5/2012

Technical Publications

AACK-SSP-MAN

Aviation State Safety Programme of the Republic of Kosovo

TP 26

Safety Management System (SMS) for Service Providers

TP 15

SAM – System Safety Assesment

tp 14

sam - preliminary system safety assessment

tp 13

sam - functional hazard identification

TP 05

Occurrence Reporting in Civil Aviation

Forms

AACK-SHNA-NSA FRM 6

Air traffic controller licence application

AACK-SHNA-NSA FRM 2

ANSP change notification

Fees

Reports

Contacts