Certified Aerodromes (EU legislation)

On February 14th 2014 Commission Regulation (EU) No 139/2014 laying down requirements and administrative procedures related to aerodromes pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 216/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council was published in the Official Journal of the European Union.

This Regulation lays down detailed rules on the conditions for issuing, maintaining, amending, limiting, suspending or revoking certificates for aerodromes and for organisations responsible for the operation of aerodromes.

This Regulation refers to aerodromes in Croatia open to public use, serve commercial air transport operations, have a published instrument approach or departure procedure and:

  • have a paved runway of 800 metres or above; or
  • exclusively serve helicopters.
On 14 March 2018 was published Commission Regulation (EU) 2018/401 amending Commision Regulation (EU) No 139/2014 regarding the classification of runways. EASA has published their Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM) to Authority, Organisation and Operations Requirements for Aerodromes.EASA has published their Certification Specifications (CS) and Guidance Material for Aerodrome Design CS-ADR-DSN. EASA issued Easy Access Rules for Aerodromes (Regulation (EU) No 139/2014) in order to provide its stakeholders with an updated and easy-to-read publication. It has been prepared by putting together the officially published regulations with the related acceptable means of compliance and guidance material (including the amendments) adopted so far and certification specifications and guidance material. The CCAA has compiled a list of Croatian aerodromes that currently fall within the scope of EASA.

List of aerodromes:

List of aerodromes for which the operators have been granted certificates in accordance with Commission Regulation no.139/2014