Scheduled Air Services

Foreign aircraft operators may provide scheduled air services in the Republic of Croatia in accordance with bilateral or multilateral international air services agreements binding on the Republic of Croatia.

Foreign aircraft operators intending to operate scheduled air services in the Republic of Croatia must be previously designated in writing by the aviation authorities of the country of their principal place of business, unless otherwise stipulated by an international agreement. The aviation authorities of the aircraft operator’s country shall deliver the notification designating specific aircraft operator to the ministry in charge of civil aviation.

Request for operating permit for scheduled air services by foreign aircraft operator has to be submitted to the Agency in writing thirty days prior to the first flight, unless otherwise stipulated by an international agreement binding on the Republic of Croatia. The request is made by completing the application form for scheduled air services and providing a flight schedule. Application Form is available on the CCAA website.

In case of code share agreement flights, application must be submitted by the operating and the marketing carrier.

Aircraft operator must hold TCO Authorization issued by EASA and submit copies of the following documents together with the application form:

  1. Certificate of Insurance against liability for damages to third parties, passengers, baggage, cargo/mail according to EC Regulation 785/2004;
  2. On request Security Programme in English language and/or certificate that the Security Programme has been approved by the aviation authorities of the country of aircraft operator,
  3. In case of carrying cargo and/or mail from third country airports: ACC3 designation according to Commission Regulations (EC) No. 300/2008 and 185/2010,
  4. Other relevant information or documentation relating to the specific operation.

All additional changes regarding the previously authorized flight schedule have to be notified to the CCAA.