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Defence Aviation Safety Authority

Organisation Approvals

Organisations granted Military Design Organisation Approval under DASR 21J.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has granted Military Design Organisation Approval (MDOA) to the following organisations under DASR: 

  • AASPO
  • Airbus Group Australia Pacific (Fixed Wing)
  • Airbus Group Australia Pacific (Rotary Wing)
  • Air Mobility Training and Development Unit (AMTDU)
  • Air Warfare Centre (AWC)
  • ATACSPO
  • BACR
  • BAe LIFLMO
  • Boeing Defence Australia
  • DAVENG(SI)
  • F-35 Joint Project Office (JPO)
  • Hawker Pacific (HP)
  • Leonardo S.p.A. Divione Velivoli
  • NASPO
  • QinetiQ
  • Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Ltd
  • Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd
  • RUAG Australia Pty Ltd
  • Sikorsky Helitech
  • SRSPO
  • Tactical Fighter Weapon System Support Flight (TWSSF)
  • TAE Gas Turbines Pty Ltd

Organisations granted Australian Military Standards Order Authorisation (AUSMTSO) Approval under DASR Subpart 21O.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has granted Australian Military Technical Standard Order (AUSMTSO) Authorisation Holder to the following organisations under DASR:

  • FSB
Organisations granted Military Maintenance Organisation Approval under DASR 145.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has granted Military Maintenance Organisation Approval under DASR 145 to the following organisations:

  • 16th Aviation Brigade
  • Air Combat Group
  • Air Mobility Group
  • Air New Zealand Limited
  • Airbus Group Australia Pacific - Military Fixed Wing
  • Airbus Group Australia Pacific - Military Rotary Wing
  • Airflite PTY LTD
  • Asia Pacific Aerospace
  • Australian Fuel Cells
  • BAE Systems Australia (LIF)
  • BAE Systems Australia (NOWRA)
  • Boeing Australia Component Repairs
  • Boeing Defence Australia
  • Cubic Defence Australia
  • Fleet Air Arm
  • Hawker Pacific - Pilot Training Systems
  • Hawker Pacific PTY LTD – B300 Program
  • Martin-Baker Australia Pty Ltd 
  • Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Limited KC-30A
  • Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Limited Propulsion Systems Business Unit
  • Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Limited Special Purpose Aircraft
  • Raytheon Australia
  • Rockwell Collins Australia
  • RUAG Australia PTY, LTD
  • SAFRAN Helicopter Engines Australia PTY LTD
  • Sikorsky Aircraft Australia Limited
  • Standard Aero Limited
  • Surveillance and Response Group
  • TAE Gas Turbines Pty Ltd
  • TAE Aviation Pty Ltd
Organisations granted Aircraft Maintenance Training Organisation Approval under DASR 147.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has granted Aircraft Maintenance Training Organisation Approval under DASR 147 to the following organisations:

  • Air Force Training Group - Air Domain
Organisations granted approval to continue as TAREG Authorised Maintenance Organisations (AMOs).

The following organisations continue to be approved as AMOs under this Defence AA Directive until 31 Dec 18 or until advised otherwise by DASA whichever occurs first: 

  • 114 Mobile Control and Reporting Unit
  • 3 Control and Reporting Unit
  • 452SQN Air Traffic Control - Northern Bases
  • 453SQN Air Traffic Control - Southern Bases
  • BAE Systems Australia (ATC Oakey)
  • BAE Systems Australia NTP – Through Life Support
  • Columbia Helicopters Inc
  • Hawker Pacific Pty Ltd – ILT Townsville
Organisations acceptable to the DASA to undertake maintenance activities via derogation DASR M.A.201 (g)

The following organisations no longer hold OTAs. By derogation, (DASR M.A. 201(g)), DASA considers the following organisations as acceptable alternates to DASR 145 until advised otherwise:

  • Alliant Techsystems Operations LLC
  • Mincham Aviation
  • PALL Aerospace Division
  • Pressure Technology
  • Ultra Electronics
  • Aviation Safety & Defence Supplies Ltd
  • Cobham Life Support (formerly CONAX)
  • Queensland Breathing Systems Pty Ltd
  • RAM Services (formerly Wood Group Production Facilities Darwin Pty Ltd)

The following organisations no longer hold OTAs. By derogation, (DASR M.A. 201(g)), DASA considers the following organisations as acceptable alternates to DASR Part 145 until transition recognition arrangements are established:

  • Airtronics Inc (Hyd Pressure Ind)
  • ELBIT Systems Limited (Hornet Data Recorder)
  • ELTA Israel (RAAF F/A-18 EL/L-8222 ECM Pod SRUs)
  • F-35A CONUS DM
  • F-35A O and O+ Level Maintenance Organisational Construct-Luke AFB (CONUS)
  • MH-60R CONUS USN RI MSN & Maintenance Services
  • MOOG Incorporated
  • Northrop Grumman Overseas Services Corporation (Litening AT Pods)
  • SAAB AB Electronic Defence Systems (RAAF F/A-18 BOL-518CD SCMDS)
  • Triumph Gear Systems Inc (AMAD)
  • United States Navy Maintenance Network for F/A-18A/B/F RI's
  • USAF Managed C-17A Maintenance Network

The following organisations no longer hold OTAs. DASA considers derogation under DASR M.A.201(g) also no longer applies and as a result, regulatory approval and oversight has been withdrawn.

  • 20 STA Regt A43 – Shadow 200 TUAS
  • Aero Parts Australia
  • Airbus Defence and Space GmbH – Fixed Air Defence Air Traffic Control Surveillance System (FADATCSS)
  • Alliant Techsystems Operations LLC
  • AMPEX Data Systems Corporation
  • BAE Systems Holden Hill
  • BAE Systems Land and Integrated Systems North Ryde – Australian Military Airspace Communication Control System (AMACCS)
  • BAE Systems P-3 MSSC Star Safire
  • BAE Systems – TACAN (AF/GRN-816)
  • Bellinger Instruments Pty Ltd
  • Boeing Defence Australia Ltd – Vigilare System
  • CAE Inc Canada
  • Combat Clothing Australia
  • Daronmont Technologies (Air Traffic Control)
  • Dexata Corporation
  • Dillon Aero Inc
  • EADS for Maintenance of MLDS MWS
  • Fixed Air Traffic Control Surveillance Sensors (FDATCSS) Project Air 5431 Phase 2
  • General Dynamics Canada (AC Acoustic Data Processors and associated equipment)
  • General Dynamics Mission Systems (formerly GD C4)
  • HMAS Adelaide – Air Engineering Department
  • L-3 Communications – Communication System West
  • L-3 WESCAM
  • Lockheed Martin Australia Electronic Systems Pty Ltd (TADRS)
  • Lockheed Martin (AP-3C DDC-060 Mission Equipment)
  • McIntyre Marine Products
  • Northrop Grumman Rolling Meadows (LAIRCM multi platform)
  • Northrop Grumman Navigational Systems Division – Woodland Hills
  • HMAS Canberra
  • Raytheon ADATS Support Contract
  • Rhode & Schwarz Australia Pty Ltd (Transportable Air Operations Tower)
  • Thales UK Limited
  • TMD Technologies Limited
  • Turbomeca Australasia Pty Ltd
  • Ultra Electronic Flightline Systems

Organisations granted Aeronautical Information Service Providers (AISP) status under DASR AIS.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has granted Aeronautical Information Service Provider (AISP) status to the following organisations under DASR AIS:

  • Air Warfare Centre – Aeronautical Information Services
Organisations granted Part M Authority under DASR.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has granted Part M status to the following organisations under DASR:

  • Air Combat Group
  • Air Force Training Group
  • Air Mobility Group
  • Air Warfare Centre
  • Fleet Air Arm
  • Forces Command Aviation Branch
  • Surveillance and Response Group
Organisations issued a Military Type Certificate under DASR 21.

The Defence Aviation Safety Authority has issued a Military Type Certificate (MTC) to Defence organisations as follows: