Issue 3

Issued: 19 May 2021

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 Circular provides information regarding the Minimum Equipment List (MEL) and guidance to assist the operator in the production, submission and approval of the MEL by the OTAA.


This Circular relates to OTAR Parts 21, 39, 43 and Subpart F of Parts 91, 121, 125 and 135.


Third Issue. Amendment to the EASA MMEL references in Section 9 - Further Guidance.  Previously referenced JAA TGL 26 is now obsolete and no longer available.


Enquiries regarding the content of this Circular should be addressed to Air Safety Support International at the address on the ASSI website or to the appropriate Overseas Territory Aviation Authority.