WHAT IS AIRCRAFT NATIONALITY?Aircraft nationality identifies that from whichcountry an aircraft belongs to.
INTRODUCTIONNo person may operate a civil aircraft registered in a STATE unless it displays nationality and registration marks in accordance with the requirements. The letter or letters used to identify the aircraft nationality as of STATE shall confirm to the requirements.
This is to be followed by a series of numbers or letters assigned by the Director General.Unless otherwise authorized by the Authority, no person may place on any aircraft a design, mark, or symbol that modifies or confuses the nationality and registration marks.
Permanent marking of aircraft nationality and registration shallBe painted on the aircraft or affixed by other means insuring a similar degree of permanenceHave no ornamentationContrast in color with the backgroundBe legible, andBe kept clean and visible at all times.
CERTIFICATIONThe aircraft certification means that the aircraft is certified for some purposesIt is issued by AMOs (aircraft maintenance organization).The aircraft certificate is signed by Director General in Pakistan.
AIRWORTHINESSGiving a permission to any aircraft to fly.Issued by AMOSigned by DGShould be in aircraftShould also be on ground as a record.Aircraft shall not fly without having certificate of airworthiness.
ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATEApply to DGIssued by AMOAllowed by DG
CANCELLATION OF CERTIFICATEInspection by DG.Cancelled by DG.Aircraft shall not allow to fly anymore.Renew of certificate.Validity of certificate.
CONCLUSIONOnly the aircraft having certificate can fly.