Regulation (EC) No 1008/2008 on common rules for the operation of air services in the community defines air service as a flight or a series of flights carrying passengers, cargo and/or mail for renumeration and/or hire.
This regulation also contains definitions of Operating License and Air Operator Certificate.
Operating Licenses are issued by the Civil Aviation Directorate. Every AOC holder requires to obtain an Operating License in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1008/2008.
The Application for the issue of an Operating Licence can be hereby downloaded:
FORM TM/CAD/0062 Issue 4.
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Contact the Civil Aviation Directorate for any queries.
Last Updated: 12/04/2019