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. 
The civil aviation safety in the Republic of Serbia is our top priority and the backbone of the operation of the Directorate. All activities of the Directorate are focused on achieving a more reliable and efficient development of aviation safety systems.
The development of a safe aviation conditions is fostered by partnerships with the aviation industry, while constantly making improvements in this area within Serbia, including the cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).
By way of making sustained efforts towards a more solid safety system in Serbia, adopting and implementing the European aviation standards and continual inspections, the Directorate contributes towards the development of the aviation safety system in the region and Europe as a whole.