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FAQ n.124889

Which products, parts and appliances are covered by the acceptance of the production system under the agreement between the EU and the UK?

Answer

As per the Trade and Cooperation Agreement between UK and EU, in particular Art 21 of ANNEX AVSAF-1, the production of all categories of civil aeronautical products that were produced on December 31, 2020 in the EU and the UK, respectively, are mutually accepted. 

Annex AVSAF-1 further determines that these categories are to be defined in the related technical Implementation procedures. 

Pending the adoption of such procedures, the following lists have been provisionally agreed between EASA and the CAA UK and are hereby published to provide guidance for industry on the application of Article 21 of Annex AVSAF-1. The list will become part of the TIP once it is adopted. 
 
A. Categories of product accepted from UK for export to EU

  1. Normal, Utility, Aerobatic, and Commuter Category Aeroplanes (EASA CS-23 or equivalent)
  2. Hot Air Balloons (EASA CS-31HB or equivalent)
  3. Free Gas Balloons (EASA CS-31GB or equivalent)
  4. Tethered Gas Balloons (EASA CS-31TGB or equivalent)
  5. Engines (EASA CS-E or equivalent)
  6. ETSO (EASA CS-ETSO or equivalent) 
  7. Propellers (EASA CS-P or equivalent)
  8. Airships
  9. Parts and appliances for any category of product

 B. Categories of product accepted from EU for export to UK 

  1. Sailplanes and Powered Sailplanes (EASA CS-22 or equivalent) 
  2. Normal, Utility, Aerobatic, and Commuter Category Aeroplanes (EASA CS-23 or equivalent)
  3. Light Sport Aeroplanes (EASA CS-23 or equivalent, former CS-LSA) 
  4. Very Light Aeroplanes (EASA CS-23 or equivalent, former CS-VLA)
  5. Large Aeroplanes (EASA CS-25 or equivalent)
  6. Small Rotorcraft (EASA CS-27 or equivalent)
  7. Large Rotorcraft (EASA CS-29 or equivalent)
  8. Hot Air Balloons (EASA CS-31HB or equivalent)
  9. Free Gas Balloons (EASA CS-31GB or equivalent)
  10. Tethered Gas Balloons (EASA CS-31TGB or equivalent)
  11. Auxiliary Power Units (EASA CS APU or equivalent)
  12. Engines (EASA CS-E or equivalent)
  13. ETSO (EASA CS-ETSO or equivalent)
  14. Propellers (EASA CS-P or equivalent)
  15. Very Light Rotorcraft (EASA CS-VLR)
  16. Airships
  17. Parts and appliances for any category of product
Last updated
18/02/2021

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