Part 39 prescribes rules relating to –

  • operator compliance with an airworthiness directive
  • the approval of an alternative means of compliance regarding the requirements specified in an airworthiness directive.

Consolidations of the Civil Aviation Rules are for reference – they are not the official versions of the rules – to view those, see “history of amendments”.

The history of amendments below, when expanded, shows copies of the original issue, amendments, and re-issues of this Part. Other legislative changes shown are for reference – to view the full version of the relevant amendment Act, see link).

Amendment Effective date
Amendment 1 (reissue) [PDF 66 KB] 01 Mar 2007
Original issue [PDF 386 KB] 14 Mar 1997