EASA issues first Flight Procedure Design certificate


The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has awarded its first Flight Procedure Design certification to  Slovakia’s Aeronautical Services and Procedures ASAP s.r.o

Flight Procedure Design became a regulated activity requiring certification in 2022. An EASA certificate allows the holder to provide flight procedure design services in all Member States, without any additional National requirements.

The certificate was presented to ASAP Managing Director Ian Whitworth by Jussi Myllarniemi, Head of the Air Traffic Department at EASA and Manuel Rivas Vila, ATM Oversight Section Manager) during the World ATM Congress in Madrid. With this, ASAP becomes the first pan-European Flight Procedure Design provider.