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Defence Aviation Safety Authority

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority

In accordance with Joint Directive 24/2016 The Defence Aviation Safety Framework PDF-237KB, the Defence Aviation Safety Authority (DASA) is responsible for enhancing and promoting the safety of military aviation. This objective is primarily achieved through implementation of a Defence Aviation Safety Program (DASP) that supports compliance with statutory safety obligations and assures the effective management of aviation safety risks. The DASA comprises three organisational entities that operate collectively to administer and execute the DASP on behalf of the Defence Aviation Authority (Defence AA).

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E3 Management For Designers Course

The course provides theory instruction on the basic components of E3 including sources and victims of electromagnetic interference (EMI), detection and prevention measures, tools for use in E3 management and an introduction to applicable standards.
Scheduled: Harman Canberra, 12-15 Sep 2017

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MRH-90 Helicopter

DASR 66 Practitioner Course - Maintenance Licencing Requirements

The course provides in-depth information in relation to DASR 66 Maintenance Licencing Requirements.
Scheduled: Victoria Barracks, 21 Sep 2017

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Aviation System Safety Engineering / Technical Risk Management - Applied (Level 3)

This course builds on the skill sets gained from the prerequisite basic course.
Scheduled: Defence Plaza Melbourne, 16 - 20 Oct 2017

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Defining The Military Air Operator - Australian Defence Magazine - June 2017

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Defining The Military Air Operator - Australian Defence Magazine - June 2017 (pp. 16-17).

Aviation Safety Spotlight Article - 02-2017

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Aviation Safety Spotlight Article - 02-2017

Defence Aviation Safety Regulation - 30 June 2017 Release

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AAP 8000.011 Defence Aviation Safety Regulation Manual 30 June 2017 Release.

Summary of Key Changes PDF-58KB

DASR 66 Introduction Video

DASR 66 Introduction video released.

DASR Safety Management System

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This page provides information pertaining to the DASR Safety Management System.

Organisation Approvals

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This list provides information of organisations granted approvals under DASR.