On March 12, 2020, the Civil Aviation Directorate of the Republic of Serbia issued an Operational Notice regarding the implementation of safety measures requiring public air transport operators to provide sufficient disinfectants to prevent the spreading of COVID-19  On January 10, 2020, the following regulations were published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia: the Regulation on Unmanned Aircraft, the Regulation amending the Regulation on training and certificates of the personnel responsible for conducting security screenings and training organizations of aviation security personnel, and the Regulation on the third country air carriers subject to ban or operating restriction. These regulations will enter into force on 18 january, with the exception of the Regulation on the Unmanned Aircraft, which will enter into force on 15 February. 

Aviation Personnel Department performs administrative, regulatory, inspection and audit activities and the related legislative, legal and analytical tasks pertaining to aeronautical personnel, aeronautical training organizations, flight training devices, and their operators regarding:

  • Making of aviation regulations in accordance with the international conventions, standards and recommended practices pertaining to aviation personnel, training organizations, flight training devices and their operators;
  • Establishing competence of aeronautical training organizations;
  • Outlining and developing the training programs for aviation personnel licenses, authorizations and certificates; deciding on whether the requirements, conditions, criteria and standards that are applied during carrying out of aeronautical personnel proficiency checks have been met;
  • Establishing of eligibility requirements for the aviation personnel proficiency test;
  • Recognition of foreign training, licenses, authorizations and certificates;
  • Recognition of military service training and ranks;
  • Monitoring of standards, recommendations and other international organizations regulations in the field of aviation personnel;

For more detail on primary and secondary legislation please refer to the Regulations section.