Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/373 comes into force on 2 January 2020

Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/373 lays down an updated set of common requirements for providers of ATM/ANS and other air traffic management network functions, as well as relevant authorities. Although EU Regulation 2017/373 was published in March 2017, most of its provisions come into force from 2 January 2020.

The regulation covers general requirements for authorities and organisations, as well as annexes which detail specific requirements for the following services:

  • Part-ATS: Air Traffic Services
  • Part-MET: Meteorological services
  • Part-AIS: Aeronautical Information Services
  • Part-DAT: Data providers
  • Part-CNS: Communication, Navigation, Surveillance
  • Part-ATFM: Air Traffic Flow Management
  • Part-ASM: Airspace Management
  • Part-ASD: Airspace Design
  • Part-NM: Network Manager
  • Part-PERS: Personnel Requirements

EU Regulation 2017/373 will continue to develop, and Entry Point North follows the latest adjustments closely. To help our clients stay compliant with regulations, our courses strictly follow all training objectives and requirements in EU Regulation 2017/373, including all established acceptable means of compliances (AMCs) and guidance material (GM).

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