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UK CAA and Other Approvals

de Havilland Support Ltd (DHSL) gained its initial UK CAA civil design approval on 2 April 2001. Since that date the range and scope of approval has been expanded both to keep pace with the changing regulatory position and to allow the Company to offer a wider range of services to its customers.

BCAR A8-21 A1/A2 DOA/POA Approval

DHSL Design and Production activities are controlled by its BCAR A8-21 DOA/POA Exposition & Procedures Manual.
CAA Approval Reference: AD/1819/00

Click here to see our A8-21 DOA and POA Approval Certificates.

BCAR A8-23 M1 Approval

DHSL Repair and Overhaul of Annex II aircraft parts is controlled by its BCAR A8-23 M1 Exposition & Procedures Leaflets.
CAA Approval Reference: AI/9933/09

Click here to see our A8-3 B1 Approval Certificate.

Type Responsibility Agreement (TRA)

DHSL discharges Continued Airworthiness responsibilities for those examples of the DH82A Tiger Moth, DH89A Dragon Rapide, DHC-1 Chipmunk, and Scottish Aviation Bulldog aircraft which have been enrolled in the respective TRA.
The approval is granted under BCAR A5-1, paragraph 4.

Click here to see the front page of our TRA Certificate.

Other Approvals

UK MAA Design Approved Organisation Scheme

DHSL discharges design-related activity in support of the UK military registered Chipmunk aircraft under a Design Approved Organisation Scheme (DAOS) approval granted by the UK Military Aviation Authority.
UK MAA Approval reference UK.MAA.DAOS.317

Click here to see our DAOS Certificate.

BS EN ISO 9001:2008 Accreditation

DHSL has renewed the accreditation of its Quality Management System.

Click here to see our BS EN ISO 9001:2008 Certificate.