Foreign Part-145 Approvals (MOA)
Foreign Part-145 approvals are those Part-145 organisations located outside the EU which are not subject to a bilateral agreement.
Important information for EASA Foreign Part 145 Approval Holders/Applicants
- 23/06/2022: Information Letter on the new Safety Management System (SMS) requirements and associated “draft” MOE User Guide, to support Part-145 Organisations/Applicants for SMS implementation in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2021/1963
- 07/03/2022: Information affecting all continuing airworthiness organisations approved by EASA
- 30/08/2021: Reminder on Maintenance release of non-EU registered aircraft (and other aircraft not covered by the Basic regulation) - this policy is applicable to all holders of an EASA Part-145 approvals issued by EASA, MS NAAs or issued under BASA agreements (also refer to EASA FAQ n.46215)
- 02/02/2021: FAQ with reference table on acceptable parts documentation listed in the various Bilateral Agreements between the European Union and its Bilateral partners.
- 20/01/2021: Information letter on upcoming introduction of SMS and clarification of means to comply with hangar requirements for Aircraft Base Maintenance
- 23/04/2020: Information letter on revised work instructions and guidance material for the management of Foreign Part-145 approvals (ref. Documentation Index FO.CAO.00136-009)
- 26/02/2018: Information letter on compliance of Aircraft Certifying Staff holding a Russian aircraft maintenance license
- 11/01/2017: Information letter on Safety Information Bulletin SIB No 2014-32R1
|Foreign Part 145 approvals - Documentation index||FO.CAO.00136-010||07/10/2020|
|Foreign Part 145 approvals – User Guide for Applicants & Approval Holders||UG.CAO.00006-007||23/04/2020|
Annex A : Documentation related to the management of the approval
|Document title||Document identification||Date Published|
|Foreign part 145 approvals - EASA Form 2||FO.CAO.00155-004||07/10/2020|
|Foreign part 145 approvals - EASA Form 2 instructions||WI.CAO-00113-009||07/10/2020|
|Foreign part 145 approvals - EASA Form 4||FO.CAO.00156-001||17/06/2019|
|Foreign part 145 approvals - Management personnel and EASA Form 4 instructions||WI.CAO-00115-005||17/06/2019|
|Foreign part 145 approvals - EASA Part -145 Appendix IV and ICAO Annex I check list||FO.CAO.00030-004||04/10/2018|
Annex B : Guidance material on specific technical requirements
Inquiries relating to the Foreign Part-145 Organisation Approvals should be addressed to:
- Organizations intending to apply for an initial approval or changes to valid approvals: foreign145 [at] easa.europa.eu
- Technical queries: EASA Approval holders should contact their allocated Inspector. Queries from other entities related to Part-145 Organisations for which EASA is the competent authority can be addressed to MOC_145 [at] easa.europa.eu, except for those having their PPB in the UK where questions may be addressed to MOC_UK [at] easa.europa.eu
- Fees & Charges issues: query.feesandcharges [at] easa.europa.eu
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