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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.

Joint Directive 04/2018 PDF-326KB has now been released which extends the validity of Joint Directive 24/2016 to 31 December 2021.

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DASR 21 Practitioner Course - Design

This course provides an introduction to the structure of DASR 21, initial airworthiness instruments and the elements of continued airworthiness. It also provides detailed explanation of the organisational requirements for the applicant or holder of a Military Type Certificate, design organisation approval and production organisation approval.
Scheduled: RAAF Williamtown, 14 November 2019.

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DASR 66 Practitioner Course - Maintenance Licencing Requirements

This course provides in-depth information about the DASRs that apply to Maintenance Organisations and the responsibilities of those people whose job is to: authorise the use of licences, assess compliance with DASR 66 and exercise (use) their licence.
Scheduled: RAAF Williamtown, 13 November 2019.

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Continuing Airworthiness Management - Practitioner (DASR M)

This course provides in-depth information about the DASRs that apply to Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisations (CAMO) and the responsibilities of those people whose job is to assess compliance with the DASR.
Scheduled: RAAF Williamtown, 12 November 2019.

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Defence Aviation Safety Regulation- October 2019 Release

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Defence Aviation Safety Regulation - Safety Management System

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Defence Aviation Safety Regulation - Safety Management System.



Defence Aviation Safety Assurance Manual (DASAMAN) - March 2019 Release

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Airworthiness Design Requirements Manual (ADRM) - March 2019 Release

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Airworthiness Design Requirements Manual (ADRM) has been released - March 2019

NPA 03-2019 - Management of Defects- August 2019

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NPA 03-2019 - Management of Defects- August 2019 has closed. Comment Response Document - NPA 03/2019 PDF-230KB

Defence Connect Article - 10 April 2019

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What is the Military Air Operator? Clarifying the changing military language