Issue 3

Issued: 02 January 2014

Reviewed: 13 July 2023

Effective: on issue


Overseas Territories Aviation Circulars are issued to provide advice, guidance and information on standards, practices and procedures necessary to support Overseas Territory Aviation Requirements. They are not in themselves law but may amplify a provision of the Air Navigation (Overseas Territories) Order or provide practical guidance on meeting a requirement contained in the Overseas Territories Aviation Requirements.


This Overseas Territories Aviation Circular provides guidance on the type of operations that constitute Commercial Air Transport operations and those that can be classified as Private operations under the AN(OT)O.


This Circular relates to OTAR Parts 61, 39, 91, 119, 121, 125, 135 and 139.


Third issue, which introduces changes arising from the Air Navigation (Overseas Territories) Order 2013, including article numbers, definitions of crew, task specialist and operator, and an additional exception for the carriage of persons on aerial work flights.


Enquiries regarding the content of this Circular should be addressed to Air Safety Support International or to the appropriate Director or Director-General of Civil Aviation.